Minsk hosts the 19th World Congress of the Russian Press. The Belarusian capital became the forum's venue for the second time. This year, 52 countries are among the participants. The key event - the plenary session - will be held on July 12. The current media agenda will be discussed at two sessions. After that, the congress participants will adopt a declaration. The program also includes a visit to the Museum of the History of the Great Patriotic War and a tour of Belarusian sports facilities. The delegation will  visit the National Olympic Committee to learn about preparations for the European Games-2019. The congress will complete on July 15.