Press release on the results of the second round of Russian-Japanese two-plus-two format consultations (20.03.2017)

On March 20, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov participated in the second round of the Russian-Japanese consultations of foreign and defence ministers in the two-plus-two format in...

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Foreign Ministry statement on US military action in Syria on April 7, 2017

The United States conducted strikes against Syrian government troops in the early hours of April 7, using chemical weapons attacks in Idlib Province as a pretext. The US opted for a show of...


Director of the Foreign Ministry Department for Non-Proliferation and Arms Control M.Ulyanov Interview to the Interfax Agency (April 6, 2017)

Question : Mr Ulyanov, the UN Security Council held debates yesterday on the use of chemical weapons in Syria, focusing on reports about the April 4 tragedy in the area of Khan...


Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s talks with Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida (20.03.2017)

On March 20, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov held talks with his Japanese counterpart, Mr Fumio Kishida in Tokyo. The ministers exchanged opinions on a broad range of matters pertaining to...