Sergei Lavrov

Moscow open to cooperation with Washington: Russia

Russia is open to any forms of mutually beneficial cooperation with the US, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday.

Sep 30, 2017, 08:03 AM IST
US, North Korea brinksmanship brings warning of 'unpredictable nosedive'

US, North Korea brinksmanship brings warning of 'unpredictable nosedive'

Despite the heated exchanges, Lavrov said the United States would not take military action against North Korea because "they know for sure that it has nuclear bombs."

Sep 24, 2017, 23:13 PM IST
Russia, Turkey discuss implementation of de-escalation zones in Syria

Russia, Turkey discuss implementation of de-escalation zones in Syria

According to the ministry, most cases of in-selective firing from small arms were registered in the areas controlled by Daesh and al-Nusra Front terrorist groups.

Aug 06, 2017, 18:33 PM IST

Lavrov and Tillerson agree to talk US-Russian ties: Moscow

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov spoke and agreed to discuss bilateral ties in Manila at the weekend, the Russian ministry said.

Aug 04, 2017, 00:20 AM IST

US, Russia, Jordan reach ceasefire deal for southwest Syria

The ceasefire will go into effect on Sunday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Jordan's Petra news agency said.

Jul 08, 2017, 13:21 PM IST

North Korean nuclear problem can't be solved by force: Russian foreign minister

The task of the denuclearization of the entire Korean peninsula cannot and should not be used as a disguise for attempts to change North Korea`s regime said Sergei Lavrov

Jul 05, 2017, 18:13 PM IST

Russia assumes Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin will meet at G20 summit: Sergei Lavrov

Moscow "assumes" that Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet US counterpart Donald Trump during next week's G20 summit in German, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Wednesday.

Jun 28, 2017, 22:55 PM IST

Russia, China urge caution in countering North Korea's nuclear programme

Russia and China agree that the development of North Korea`s nuclear programme should not be used as an excuse for deploying elements of a US global anti-missile system on the Korean peninsula.

May 26, 2017, 18:31 PM IST
Vladimir Putin offers transcript to prove Donald Trump did not pass secrets to Russia

Vladimir Putin offers transcript to prove Donald Trump did not pass secrets to Russia

Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that US President Donald Trump had not divulged any secrets during a meeting in Washington with Russian officials.

May 18, 2017, 00:12 AM IST
President Putin ready to provide records of Trump-Lavrov talks

President Putin ready to provide records of Trump-Lavrov talks

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said he can provide the US Congress with the full transcript of the talks between US President Donald Trump and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, to dispel the "political schizophrenia" around the allegations that state secrets were leaked.

 

May 17, 2017, 21:44 PM IST

Vladimir Putin ready to provide recording of Lavrov-Trump exchange

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that Moscow could provide a recording of the exchange between Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US President Donald Trump, who is accused of sharing classified intelligence.

May 17, 2017, 18:20 PM IST
Trump shared 'highly classified' info with Russians: Report

Trump shared 'highly classified' info with Russians: Report

Trump had revealed highly classified details to minister Sergei Lavrov and Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak during the meeting, The Washington Post reported.

May 17, 2017, 00:16 AM IST

Kremlin says Trump allegedly divulging secrets `nonsense, not an issue`

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Tuesday the issue of US President Donald Trump allegedly divulging state secrets to Russia is not worth confirming or denying, calling it "nonsense."

May 16, 2017, 17:33 PM IST
Donald Trump revealed intelligence secrets to Russians in Oval Office: Officials

Donald Trump revealed intelligence secrets to Russians in Oval Office: Officials

The White House said the allegations, first reported by the Washington Post, were not correct.

May 16, 2017, 08:22 AM IST

Saudi minister, after Russia talks, says Syria's Bashar al-Assad still has to go

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir discussed Syria`s future with his Russian counterpart in Moscow on Wednesday after which he said Riyadh still believed there was no political future for President Bashar al-Assad.

Apr 26, 2017, 17:25 PM IST
Russia 'open to dialogue' with US despite problems: Sergei Lavrov

Russia 'open to dialogue' with US despite problems: Sergei Lavrov

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said today that Moscow is open to dialogue with Washington despite tense relations between the countries, after talks with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.

Apr 13, 2017, 00:26 AM IST
Metro attack shows need for joint anti-terror effort: Russia's Lavrov

Metro attack shows need for joint anti-terror effort: Russia's Lavrov

The bomb blast in St Petersburg which has now killed 14 people is thought to have been carried out by a man born in Kyrgyzstan.

Apr 04, 2017, 14:09 PM IST

Sessions to respond in writing to questions over Russia contacts: US Department of Justice

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions will reply in writing to Senate Democrats` questions about his meetings with Russia`s ambassador last year.

Mar 04, 2017, 09:03 AM IST
Russia seeks 'post-West' order as US vows loyalty to allies

Russia seeks 'post-West' order as US vows loyalty to allies

"I hope that (the world) will choose a democratic world order - a post-West one - in which each country is defined by its sovereignty," Lavrov said.

Feb 18, 2017, 18:00 PM IST