Russian foreign, defense ministries to hold separate meetings with Japanese counterparts
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Defense Minister Army General Sergei Shoigu will hold separate meetings with their Japanese counterparts Taro Kono and Itsunori Onodera in addition to a …
Top Japanese diplomat hopes dialogue with Lavrov will bring peace treaty closer
Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono has expressed the hope that his dialogue with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov will bring the signing of a peace treaty between the two countries closer.
Military exercises on South Kurils unacceptable in Japan’s view
Military exercises on the South Kuril islands are unacceptable in Japan’s point of view, Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono told TASS in an interview before leaving for Russia on Monday for …
The Brexit is a result of the EU domestic and foreign policy - Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman
The UK’s possible exit from the European Union is a result of both the EU domestic and foreign policy, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said. "It’s a reflection of the …
Sweden and Russia should maintain political dialogue
Sweden and Russia should keep channels for political dialogue – it would pave way to discuss any differences in opinion, a member of the Committee on Defense in Sweden's legislature, Sputnik …
Polish leaders apologize to Russia for attack on Warsaw embassy
Poland has offered an apology to Russia for an attack on its Warsaw embassy by nationalists on Monday. Both the Polish president and prime minister condemned the incident publicly as "an unacceptable …
Russia Proposes Anti-Nazi Resolution to UN
Russia and a group of other countries has submitted a draft resolution to a UN committee condemning the glorification of Nazism.
The draft put forward Tuesday is aimed at condemning "modern forms …
The U.S. overaccentuates the Caspian Guard project
Today Russian President Vladimir Putin is going to discuss in Bishkek with Iranian President Hassan Rohani, the issues of cooperation in the Caspian Sea, including the preparation for the next Caspian summit to be held in Russia next year...
Russia plans to host the Fourth Caspian Summit in 2014
Russia expects to host the Fourth Caspian Summit in 2014, said Russian presidential aide Yuri Ushakov.
According to him, the issue of holding of such a meeting will be discussed on Friday in the …
Israel and the United States condemned Erdogan's anti-Semitic comments
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has sharply criticized the Turkish prime minister, Recep Erdogan for his statement that "Zionism is a crime against humanity" equating it with fascism and …