Germany’s SC permanent membership should be resolved by all UN states - Russian Foreign Ministry
The decision on whether Germany should become a permanent member of the UN Security Council should be made by all UN member-countries, not in a bilateral format, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman …
Tokyo’s latest statements on Kurils distort essence of Putin-Abe agreements - ministry
The remarks of Japanese top officials on a peace treaty with Russia grossly distort the essence of agreements between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, …
Media: Turkey’s gamble to fill US void in Syria and China’s role in Kim-Trump talks
Top stories in the Russian press on Thursday, January 10 (TASS)
Izvestia: will Turkey cross the Rubicon after US troops exit Syria?
Turkey should expect serious changes along the Syrian course. …
Kremlin says US gripped by hostility against Russia, despite selective easing of sanctions
The Kremlin is not apt ‘to wearing rose-colored glasses’ amid selective statements on the potential easing of anti-Russian sanctions since Washington is still gripped with hostility …
Diplomat warns US against military scenario in Venezuela
Moscow is warning "hotheads" in the United States not to embark on a military scenario in Venezuela, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov told reporters on Wednesday.
"I view the attempts …
Putin condemns attempts to change political situation in Venezuela through terror
Russian President Vladimir Putin has condemned the attempts of changing the political situation in Venezuela through terror.
"We back your efforts aimed at achieving common ground in the society and …
Middle East, Ukraine, INF treaty to be discussed during G20
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron will discuss the situation in Ukraine and in the Middle East, as well as the US’ exit from the Intermediate-Range …
Lavrov slams US politicians’ narrative against extending New START Treaty as dangerous
The narrative of US politicians against extending the New START (Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty) after 2021 is dangerous and short-sighted, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in an interview …
Peace treaty vital for ‘extraordinary breakthrough’ in Russia-Japan ties, says Abe
Clinching a peace deal between Japan and Russia will contribute to achieving an unprecedented breakthrough in bilateral relations and this step will open new horizons for both countries’ …
US avoids re-committing to non-interference in Russia’s internal affairs
The administration of US President Donald Trump has twice refused Russia’s proposal to reaffirm its 1933 commitment on mutual non-interference in each other’s internal affairs. Moscow has …