Russia denies agreed with US to share intel on IS militants

Moscow on Thursday denied a US assertion that it had agreed to ramp up intelligence-sharing with Washington over the Islamic State group, saying it would provide no such help without UN Security Council approval.

Reset in Russia-US relations 'impossible': Medvedev

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev thinks a reset in relations between Moscow and Washington is "impossible" while punishing Western sanctions remain in force, he said in an interview aired by US TV ON Wednesday.

Russia hints deadline for Iran nuclear deal may be extended

Russia has joined Iran in suggesting that a late November deadline for reaching an agreement to end a long-running dispute over Tehran`s nuclear programme may need to be extended.

Reset in Russia-US relations `impossible`: Medvedev

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev thinks a reset in relations between Moscow and Washington is "impossible" while punishing Western sanctions remain in force, he said in an interview aired by US TV Wednesday.

Kerry seeks elusive breakthrough in Iran nuclear talks

US Secretary of State John Kerry was due back in Vienna Wednesday for a fresh push with his Iranian counterpart to jumpstart stalled talks over Tehran`s nuclear programme.

US, Russia to step up intel sharing on IS militants: Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry Tuesday said that he and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov have agreed to step up intelligence sharing over the Islamic State (IS) group.

US, Russia to step up intel sharing on IS militants: Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry Tuesday said that he and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov have agreed to step up intelligence sharing over the Islamic State (IS) group.

Kerry, Lavrov to meet in Paris with Ukraine, Syria on agenda

US Secretary of State John Kerry will meet his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov next week in Paris with issues from Ukraine to Syria set to top the agenda.

US, Russia discuss Ukraine situation

 

Moscow: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry discussed the situation in Ukraine in a telephone conversation.

Russia says relations with US need new `reset`

 Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov thinks relations between Moscow and Washington need a new "reset", he says in an interview to be aired Sunday, blaming the freeze on the United States. 

Russia's Lavrov slams US 'military interference'

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Saturday accused the United States of resorting to "military interference" to defend its interests, in a veiled reference to the air campaign in Syria.

Russian FM `cautiously optimistic` on Iran nuclear talks

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Friday he was "cautiously optimistic" about talks on Iran`s nuclear program despite statements from France that negotiations had failed to yield progress.

Start intra-Ukrainian talks, Moscow urges Kiev

 Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Wednesday urged Kiev to start talks with all domestic parties concerned.

Russia calls for international efforts to combat terrorism

Russia is calling on the international community to join efforts in defeating terrorism in the Middle East and North Africa, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday.

NATO expansion to Russian borders unacceptable: Lavrov

NATO's expansion by pulling more Russia's neighbouring countries into the alliance is unacceptable, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Saturday.

Ukrainian neutrality "a basic issue" for Russia: Lavrov

Ukraine`s non-aligned status is "a basic issue" for Moscow and efforts in Kiev to scrap it are an American-inspired bid to drive a wedge between Russia and Europe, Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday.

Sushma Swaraj meets Russian counterpart, discusses bilateral ties

India and Russia on Friday reviewed entire gamut of their bilateral relationship including cooperation in crucial sectors of defence, energy security, trade and investment and agreed to inject fresh vigour in the strategic and time-tested ties.

Russia hopes talks on east Ukraine status to start `quickly`: Lavrov
Russia hopes talks on east Ukraine status to start `quickly`: Lavrov

Russia expressed hope on Tuesday that talks between Kiev and rebel leaders on the status of eastern Ukraine would start shortly.

Russia warns NATO, US over Ukraine before summit

Russia`s foreign minister warned NATO not to offer Ukraine membership of the alliance as it gathered for a summit on Thursday and told the United States not to try to impose its will on the former Soviet republic.

Russia's Lavrov urges US to "talk sense" into Kiev

Russia said on Tuesday that Ukraine`s moves to join NATO were aimed at undermining efforts to end the war in the east of the country, and called on Washington to use its influence and "talk sense" into Kiev.