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Joint security mechanism needed for Persian Gulf 16 Jan 2020

Joint security mechanism needed for Persian Gulf

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Wednesday Moscow has been urging Persian Gulf countries to consider a joint security mechanism.

Lavrov: G7 Lost Its Role 15 Jan 2020

Lavrov: G7 Lost Its Role

TEHRAN (Iran News) – The creation of G20 confirmed that G7 can no longer solve important issues, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told the Raisina dialogue 2020 conference in New Delhi on Wednesday. “The creation of G20 was the recognition that G7 cannot anymore decide any issue of any significance,” Lavrov said. “And G20 which […]

Leave Unlawful Tactics, Lavrov Urges Washington 05 Jan 2020

Leave Unlawful Tactics, Lavrov Urges Washington

TEHRAN (Iran News) — Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has called on Washington to leave “unlawful tactics”, pointing to the assassination of IRGC Quds Commander Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani. Lavrov made the remarks during a phone call with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Russian Foreign Ministry reported on Friday. “They [Lavrov and Pompeo] have […]

Lavrov: West exacerbates tensions in Persian Gulf 30 Dec 2019

Lavrov: West exacerbates tensions in Persian Gulf

TEHRAN (Iran News) – In a meeting with Mohammad Javad Zarif, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that the West is artificially fuelling tensions in the Persian Gulf. In May, the US sent its aircraft carrier strike group to the Middle East citing an unspecified Iranian “threat” to US interests in the region. Since then, […]

Lavrov slams US attempts to create pretext for military intervention in Venezuela 27 Feb 2019

Lavrov slams US attempts to create pretext for military intervention in Venezuela

Russia keeps a close eye on the brazen US attempts to create an artificial pretext for a military intervention in Venezuela, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said. He made the remarks Wednesday after talks with his Indian and Chinese counterparts, Sushma Swaraj and Wang Yi in China. “We are watching closely the reports about what […]

Illegal tripartite strike on Syria inactivates implementing UNSC resolutions 29 Apr 2018

Illegal tripartite strike on Syria inactivates implementing UNSC resolutions

 Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov affirmed that the tripartite aggression on Syria violated international law and obstructed efforts to implement the UN Security Council resolutions on Syria. In a joint press conference with his Cypriot counterpart Nikos Christodoulides in Moscow, Lavrov said that efforts to implement the UNSC resolutions on Syria have seriously stumbled as […]

We should all act out of total respect for Syria’s sovereignty 24 Apr 2018

We should all act out of total respect for Syria’s sovereignty

 Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov called upon all parties concerned in the rebuilding of Syria to act in the interests of the Syrian people and out of total respect for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Syria. Lavrov made his remarks during a meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization […]

23 Apr 2018

Missile attacks on Syria aiming to hinder OPCW probe into ‘Chem Attack’

The Russian and Chinese foreign ministers have held a joint press conference after talks in Beijing, which were dedicated to the situation on the Korean peninsula in the wake of North Korea’s decision to halt nuclear and missile tests, as well as the situation in Syria. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has lashed out at the […]

Spy Poisoning Could Be ‘In Interests’ of UK Gov’t: Russia’s Lavrov 03 Apr 2018

Spy Poisoning Could Be ‘In Interests’ of UK Gov’t: Russia’s Lavrov

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Monday suggested that the poisoning of a former double agent could benefit the British government by distracting attention from problems around Brexit. The March 4 attack on Skripal and his daughter in the English city of Salisbury has triggered a wave of tit-for-tat expulsions of diplomats between the West and […]

Russia to expel UK diplomats: Lavrov 15 Mar 2018

Russia to expel UK diplomats: Lavrov

 Russia will expel British diplomats in response to UK actions, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Thursday “Certainly. Soon,” Lavrov said when asked at a forum in Moscow if Russia will order British diplomats to leave. Lavrov called the UK actions “the nervous reaction to Russia’s return as an equal partner.” On Wednesday, Britain announced it […]