Some Western states want Iran to violate nuclear deal
Some Western partners want Iran to make a mistake and declare steps, which will be in breach of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on the Iranian nuclear program, Russian Foreign Minister …
Lavrov says Russia ready to meet in Normandy format
Russia is ready to discuss the settlement of the crisis in eastern Ukraine in the Normandy format (Russia, Ukraine, France and Germany), but it’s important to honor the agreements reached by the …
Lavrov urges Russia, US to adopt joint declaration on avoiding nuclear war
The presidents of Russia and the United States should jointly declare that the use of nuclear weapons is unacceptable, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told an international forum, the Primakov …
About 1.8 million Syrian refugees return to their homes
About 1.8 million Syrian refugees have returned to their homes from foreign countries and from other Syrian regions, as follows from a joint statement by the Russian and Syrian coordinating …
Lavrov urges to separate terrorists and opposition in Syria’s Idlib soonest possible
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has urged to waste no time to separate Syria’s opposition from terrorist groups in the Idlib de-escalation zone.
"In line with the Sochi memorandum, as …
Kazakhstan looks set to continue Nazarbayev’s legacy with Tokayev landslide victory
It was the first leadership election in Kazakhstan since the fall of the Soviet Union, and one which appears to be something of a landslide victory for Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, as he grabbed a …
Putin: “Nuclear threat may lead world to global catastrophe”
Russian President Vladimir Putin met with heads of leading global information agencies during the 23th St. Petersburg International Economic Forum on June 6. Traditionally urgent issues of …
Over 256,000 refugees return to Syria from Lebanon, Jordan
Over 256,000 refugees have returned to Syria via the border with Lebanon and Jordan, head of Russia’s National Defense Management Center Colonel General Mikhail Mizintsev stated on Monday.
Russia, Syria to provide firm response to terrorist provocations in Idlib
The Russian and Syrian military will provide a crushing response to militants’ attacks in Idlib, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told the media on Monday.
He pointed to the large amount …
Iran-Russia strategic relations of key significance in context of US sanctions
The strategic relations between Tehran and Moscow acquire a special significance in the context of pressure and sanctions from the side of Washington, Iranian Foreign Minister’s Senior Aide for …