Lavrov slams US aggressive actions as key global destabilizing factor
Aggressive steps taken by a number of western states, primarily the United States, are playing a major destabilizing role in the world, Russian acting Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told a press …
Pompeo to attend international conference on Libya in Berlin
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo will visit Berlin on January 19 where he will take part in the international conference on Libya, Spokesperson for the US Department of State Morgan Ortgaus said …
US should improve relations with Russia in order to counter China
The United States should develop a general strategy of countering China on the international arena and seek a more constructive relationship with Russia, Senior Fellow for US Foreign Policy at the …
Killing Soleimani broke international law, former Nuremberg war crimes prosecutor says
US President Donald Trump's order to "take out" head of the Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps' Quds Force Major General Qassem Soleimani on the territory of Iraq was immoral and constituted a …
US and Russia discuss possibility of moving beyond bilateral format on arms control
Russia and the United States have discussed the possibility of moving beyond a bilateral format on arms control, the US Department of State said in a statement released on Thursday.
At the talks, …
New US Ambassador John Sullivan to arrive in Moscow on Thursday
The new US ambassador to Russia, John Sullivan, will arrive to the Russian capital on Thursday.
Sullivan will replace Jon Huntsman who tendered his resignation in early August and left Russia in the …
Pompeo discusses situation around Iran with Israel's prime minister
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo has held telephone talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Tuesday, Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus said in a statement.
"Secretary Pompeo and Prime …
Russia ready to help establish dialogue between US and Iran
Moscow is ready to contribute to launching dialogue between Washington and Tehran if the sides show interest in this, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told a news conference on Tuesday.
"We are …
US sanctions to continue until Iran gives up nuclear ambitions
The United States will continue its policy of sanctions against Iran as long as Tehran goes ahead with its nuclear ambitions, US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said on Monday.
"Our sanctions will …
Iranian leader approves bill that places Pentagon on list of terrorist organizations
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has approved the bill of the Iranian parliament, which places the Pentagon on the list of terrorist organizations, the Tasnim News Agency informed on Monday.
The bill …