Press conference of FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov at Interfax (announcement)

Today, 26 April, a press conference of the President of the International Chess Federation (FIDE) Kirsan Ilyumzhinov will commence at the central office of Interfax agency (1st Tverskaya-Yamskaya street, house 2)at 13:00.

It is expected that Kirsan Ilyumzhinov will announce the composition of the team with which he will go to the election of FIDE head in September 2018.

Media accreditation should be made by phone +7 495 223-66-99.

Accreditation is completed one hour before the conference starts.

Entry is permitted upon presentation of a valid press card.