Nov 25 2014 - 22:02
Sergey Ryabkov, the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, said that the situation in Syria and Iraq doesn’t influence the negotiations between Iran and the six countries participating in the negotiations in Vienna. The official said that the sides have devoted all their time to negotiating the Iranian nuclear program. However the ministers touched upon many issues, including regional topics.
Nov 25 2014 - 20:02
Philipp Hammond, the Foreign Minister of the UK. Stated that the full-scale agreement with Iran should not be signed at any price; the document should clearly state that Iran shouldn’t have a potential for creation of nuclear weapons.“The negotiations with Iran are being held difficultly, but the full-scale agreement would be beneficial to all partners. It would provide regional and international security,” RIA Novosti cites him.
Nov 25 2014 - 18:32
Today the head of Ingushetia Yunus-bek Yevkurov and the director general of the KARAT International Investment Consulting (Beijing) Corporation Co, Ltd, Wan Li, signed an agreement on economic cooperation.The agreement requires that the company represents the interests of Ingushetia in China in the sphere of searching for trading partners, attracting Chinese investment into the Ingush economy, and promoting the goods and producers of the republic in China.
Nov 25 2014 - 16:29
PACE Secretary General Wojciech Sawicki said yesterday that Russia may be deprived of voting rights at the organization for a year from January. Igor Morozov, a member of the Russian delegation to the PACE, noted that the procedure would be a complicated discussion. Should Russia lose the right to vote, it will reconsider its membership in the PACE.
Nov 25 2014 - 16:21
EEAS spokeswoman Catherine Ray said that anti-Iranian sanctions will be frozen for 6 months, as decided by the Council of the European Union. She reminded that a decision had been made at negotiations with Iran in Vienna yesterday that the dialogue would continue until June 2015, TASS reports.
Nov 25 2014 - 15:15
EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini said that the Russian agreement on alliance and strategic partnership with breakaway Abkhazia was undermining efforts to stabilize security in the region. She called the document a violation of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Georgia, international law and Russia’s international obligations, Yuga.ru reports.