During the World Cup St. Petersburg and Kaliningrad expect 600 thousand foreign fans

“During the World Cup 2018 the security of the guests and fans will be provided by Rosgvardia on the basis of the best world experience. We expect several hundred thousand foreign fans to arrive”, - reported the Director of Federal Service of the National Guard of Russian Federation General Viktor Zolotov.

"We with special attention analyze the world experience of world competitions and study methods and ways of conflict-free settlement. According to preliminary estimates, 600,000 foreign visitors are expected to arrive to St. Petersburg and Kaliningrad", - underlined Zolotov.

In Kaliningrad, as it was reported, General V. Zolotov held an interdepartmental meeting concerning the questions of preparation of the North-West District of Russian National Guard troops to ensure security during FIFA World Cup 2018 and also inspected the stadium “Kaliningrad Arena”.

During the World Cup 2018 there will be four meetings in Kaliningrad: on June 16 Nigeria will play with Croatia, on June 22 - Serbia and Switzerland, on 25 - Spain with Morocco and on June 28 – G. Britain with Belgium.

Stadium “Kaliningrad Arena” is designed for 35 thousand fans.