The corresponding order is published on the official portal of legal information.

“Accept the proposal of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, agreed with the federal executive authorities concerned, to terminate the application of the Memorandum of Understanding between the government of Russia and the government of the United States of America on the principles of cooperation in the field of culture, the humanities and social sciences, education and the media, signed in Moscow. Moscow on September 2, 1998,” the document says.

It is specified that the Russian Foreign Ministry was instructed to notify the American side of the decision.

Earlier, Izvestia wrote that the Ministry of Education and Science, together with the Russian Foreign Ministry, are considering the possibility of breaking or suspending agreements with the United States in the field of scientific and educational cooperation.