Article 1189. Reciprocity.

1. Foreign law is subject to application in the Russian Federation regardless of whether Russian law applies to relations of this kind in the relevant foreign state, except for cases when the application of foreign law on the basis of reciprocity is provided by law. 2. In the case when the application of a foreign law depends on reciprocity, it is assumed that it exists, unless otherwise proved.

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References to other articles of chapter 66. General provisions:
Article 1186. Definition of law applicable to civil law relations with the participation of foreign persons or civil law relations complicated by another foreign element.
Article 1187. Qualification of legal concepts in determining the law to be applied.
Article 1188. Application of the law of a country with a plurality of legal systems.
Article 1190. Return reference.
Article 1191. Establishment of the content of the norms of foreign law.
Article 1192. The application of peremptory norms.
Article 1193. Reservation of public order.
Article 1194. Retorts.