Moscow urges to lift uniliteral sanctions ahead of UN food summit
Moscow has reiterated its position about inadmissibility of unilateral sanctions as an instrument to exert pressure over other countries and once again backed the call of UN Secretary General Antonio …
Russian Ambassador to U.S. Antonov is back to Washington
Russian Ambassador Anatoly Antonov returned to Washington on Sunday. Antonov was invited to Moscow for consultations on ways to mend Russia-US ties. He spent in Moscow about three months. As a TASS …
Lavrov to discuss bilateral agenda the Portuguese Foreign Minister
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will hold talks on Monday with his Portuguese counterpart Augusto Santos Silva, who is in the Russian capital on a working visit.
The current trip of the …
Brussels bars Belarusian airlines from flights to EU at summit
EU leaders decided at the summit on Monday to bar Belarusian airlines from carrying out flights to EU airports and flying above the EU, also advising European carriers to suspend flights in the …
No plans to reveal names of US embassy employees expelled from Russia
Moscow will not announce the names of US embassy personnel who are being expelled from Russia in response to Washington’s move, a diplomatic source told TASS, when asked if US Embassy Moscow …
EU’s Borrell raises JCPOA issue during G7 Foreign Ministers’ meeting in London
EU High Representative Josep Borrell touched upon the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) during the meeting of G7 Foreign Ministers in London.
"As coordinator of the #JCPOA, I highlighted the …
US embassy in Moscow to cut consular staff by 75%
The US Embassy in Russia will reduce consular staff by 75% amid the ban on hiring foreign nationals, the diplomatic mission said on its website on Friday.
"We regret that the actions of the Russian …
Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry vows to hold ‘serious conversation’ with Russian envoy
Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry will hold a meeting on Thursday with Russian Ambassador Eleonora Mitrofanova and is ready for a serious conversation, Bulgarian Acting Foreign Minister Ekaterina …
Russian envoy says no reason for Poland’s expulsion of diplomats
Poland made an unfounded decision to expel Russian diplomats in a bid to demonstrate its loyalty to the US, Russian Ambassador to Poland Sergei Andreyev said in an interview with TASS on the 100th …
Prague ‘got what it deserved’ in pursuit of confrontation with Russia
The Czech Republic in its ongoing diplomatic spat with Russia chose to sour relations and got what it deserved, said Sergei Naryshkin, director of Russia’s SVR foreign intelligence service, on …