Lavrov: Russia supports peaceful resolution of disputes

Mon, 23 Jan 2023 - 02:58 GMT

Lavrov added Western countries are behind most of disputes and hinder normalization of conditions.

Lavrov reminds Egyptian, Congolese, South African ministers of cooperation agreement signed in Oct.2019

Wed, 08 Jul 2020 - 11:42 GMT

"We are convinced that the subsequent strengthening of our partnership in all fields, according to the declaration adopted in Sochi."

Lavrov says discussed with Trump situation in Arab Gulf

Wed, 11 Dec 2019 - 10:11 GMT

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said he discussed with US President Donald Trump the necessity of taking measures to prevent an escalation of the crisis in the Arab Gulf, according to the Russian news agency Sputnik.

Russia to never deploy medium-range missiles in Europe unless US does: Lavrov

Sat, 07 Dec 2019 - 10:00 GMT

Lavrov lamented NATO’s refusal to back a moratorium proposed by Russian President Vladimir Putin on deploying short- and medium-range missiles in Europe.

North Syria must be under regime control: Russia's Lavrov

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 - 10:32 GMT

The US-allied Kurds, who control much of northern Syria, have rejected the idea, fearing a Turkish offensive against territory under their control.

Lavrov notes Trump blamed China, not Russia, for U.S. election meddling

Sat, 29 Sep 2018 - 11:02 GMT

Lavrov took pleasure in pointing out on Friday that U.S. President Donald Trump this week accused China, not Russia, of interfering in U.S. elections.

Russian, Saudi FMs discuss situation in Syrian city of Idlib

Wed, 29 Aug 2018 - 01:53 GMT

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Wednesday that he discussed with his Saudi counterpart Adel Jubair the situation in the Syrian city of Idlib.

Russia's Lavrov says conditions exist for Syria refugee return

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 - 10:35 GMT

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday Moscow was surprised at the West's position on Syrian refugees.

Russia's Lavrov, U.S.'s Pompeo discuss Syria, Koreas by phone -Russian ministry

Tue, 19 Jun 2018 - 04:10 GMT

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke by telephone and discussed Syria and problems of the Korean peninsula.

Russia says Lavrov to visit N.Korea on May 31

Wed, 30 May 2018 - 10:05 GMT

Sergei Lavrov will visit North Korea on Thursday to hold talks with his counterpart Ri Yong Ho about the situation on the Korean peninsula.

Russia's Lavrov says western strikes on Syria 'unacceptable and lawless'

Sat, 14 Apr 2018 - 03:12 GMT

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday that U.S.-led strikes on Syria were "unacceptable and lawless."

Russia proposes U.N. resolution to condemn U.S.-led Syria strikes

Sat, 14 Apr 2018 - 02:35 GMT

Russia proposed a draft UN Security Council resolution that would condemn "the aggression against Syria by the U.S. in violation of international law and the U.N. Charter."

Russia's Lavrov to hold Syria talks with U.N. envoy in Moscow on Thursday

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 - 08:45 GMT

Lavrov and U.N. Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura will hold talks in Moscow on Thursday about the latest situation in Syria.

Expelled Russian diplomats will leave Britain on March 20

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 - 03:56 GMT

The Russian diplomats expelled from Britain will leave London on March 20.

Russia would back 30-day Syria ceasefire but not for militants: Lavrov

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 01:56 GMT

Russia is ready to consider a 30-day ceasefire in Syria but only if it does not cover Islamic State, Nusra Front and other groups "who are shelling residential quarters of Damascus", said Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.

Russia accuses U.S. of undermining Syria integrity: RIA

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 - 01:07 GMT

Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov said that in Syria the United States has been acting unilaterally in a “dangerous way”, undermining the country’s integrity.

Russia concerned by attacks in Syria, calls for restraint: Lavrov

Sat, 10 Feb 2018 - 12:01 GMT

Moscow is seriously concerned by the latest developments in Syria and calls on sides to exercise restraint and avoid an escalation of the situation.

Russia, Turkey foreign ministers discuss Syrian congress in Sochi

Sun, 28 Jan 2018 - 10:17 GMT

Lavrov discussed preparations for a Syria peace congress in the Russian city of Sochi on Jan. 29-30 with Turkey’s foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu in a phone call

Russia's Lavrov, U.S.' Tillerson discuss north Syria situation

Sun, 21 Jan 2018 - 09:54 GMT

Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson discussed the Syrian conflict in a telephone call, in particular ways to bring stability to the country's north

Russian, Iranian foreign ministers discuss Syria and Iran nuclear deal

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 - 01:40 GMT

Russian Foreign Minister and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif discussed the conflict in Syria and the Iran nuclear deal in a phone conversation.