Andrei Baklanov

Andrei Baklanov
Head of the International Affairs Department of the Federation Council of the Russian Federal Assembly
 

Turkey threatens sanctions against Netherlands

Turkey threatens sanctions against Netherlands

Turkey will "surely have sanctions" against the Netherlands, the Turkish EU Minister Omer Celik said today without giving details, as a diplomatic row between the NATO partners over Ankara's political campaigning …

Preparations for Putin-Trump meeting underway

Preparations for Putin-Trump meeting underway

Practical preparations for the meeting between Russian and US Presidents Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump are under way, but no understanding has been reached yet on the date and the place, Russia’s …

Intensive start of Moscow Conference on Middle East

Intensive start of Moscow Conference on Middle East

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Its participants see the different origins of the protracted crisis in the region and offer different recipes to get out of it

Turkish and Iranian Presidents to arrive in Moscow

Turkish and Iranian Presidents to arrive in Moscow

Turkish and Iranian Presidents Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Hassan Rouhani are expected to visit Russia in the near future, the diplomats of the two countries said. Erdogan will arrive in …

Andrey Baklanov: Trump will try to bring order to US Middle East policy

Andrey Baklanov: "Trump will try to bring order to US Middle East policy"

The deputy head of the Council of the Russian Diplomats Association on the Syrian settlement and the new US policy in the Middle East

Andrei Baklanov: Inter-Syrian meeting in Astana is new chance for peace in Syria

Andrei Baklanov: "Inter-Syrian meeting in Astana is new chance for peace in Syria"

The official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova, called the preparing meeting on the Inter-Syrian settlement between Damascus and the opposition in Astana "a new milestone on the way towards peace in Syria"

Russia reduces its presence in Syria

Russia reduces its presence in Syria

Russia's military presence in Syria will be reduced, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the meeting with the Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu and the Foreign Minister Sergei …

Whether Ankara and Tehran to be able to contribute to Syrian settlement

Whether Ankara and Tehran to be able to contribute to Syrian settlement

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Turkey's position in its new fom is just beginning to take shape, and Iran is afraid of new sanctions

Federation Council calls to join forces in fight against terrorism

Federation Council calls to join forces in fight against terrorism

At today's plenary session, the Federation Council adopted a statement in connection with the murder of the Russian Ambassador Andrey Karlov in Turkey, which condemns the attack and calls on the international community to …

Andrei Baklanov: We must strengthen anti-terrorist cooperation with Turkey

Andrei Baklanov: "We must strengthen anti-terrorist cooperation with Turkey"

Deputy chairman of the Association of Russian Diplomats on causes and effects of the first assassination of ambassador in the history of modern Russia

Obama#039s last strike: US allows to provide military support to foreign fighters in Syria

Obama's last strike: US allows to provide military support to foreign fighters in Syria

US President Barack Obama waived restrictions related to providing military assistance to foreign forces in Syria in a memorandum to the US Departments of State and Defense. "I hereby..determine that the …

Do Putin and Trump agree on Syria?

Do Putin and Trump agree on Syria?

Russia launched offensive across Syria from the aircraft carrier 'Admiral Kuznetsov' and missile strikes from the frigate 'Admiral Grigorovich' just hours after the Russian President Vladimir …

Agreement on Russian air group deployment in Syria ratified

Agreement on Russian air group deployment in Syria ratified

Russian President Vladimir Putin ratified an intergovernmental agreement on the deployment of the Russian Armed Forces' air group in Syria, the Kremlin press service said. "The Russian air force group will be …

 Andrey Baklanov: Putin and Erdogan agreed on energy, not politics

Andrey Baklanov: Putin and Erdogan agreed on energy, not politics

The deputy head of the Council of the Russian Diplomats Association, Andrey Baklanov, speaking to Vestnik Kavkaza, commented on Putin's visit to Turkey. According to him, the main achievement of the meeting of the …

Andrey Baklanov: what will make US negotiate on Syria?

Andrey Baklanov: what will make US negotiate on Syria?

The deputy head of the Council of the Russian Diplomats Association, Andrey Baklanov, speaking to Vestnik Kavkaza, commented on the growing tensions between Moscow and Washington after the incident with the attack on the …

Russian political and cultural figures congratulate Mehriban Aliyeva on her birthday

Russian political and cultural figures congratulate Mehriban Aliyeva on her birthday

Russian political and cultural figures congratulated the First Lady of Azerbaijan, President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation, Goodwill Ambassador of UNESCO and ISESCO, MP of the Milli Mejlis, Mehriban Aliyeva, on her birthday …

Putin invited for football match in Antalya

Putin invited for football match in Antalya

According to Turkish mass media, Russian President Vladimir Putin and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit a friendly match between the two countries on football in the context of his working visit on August …

 Is the US losing confidence in Turkey?

Is the US losing confidence in Turkey?

Information about the transferring of US nuclear weapons from Turkey to Romania is not reliable and intended to show Ankara's current foreign policy course, in particular, the revival of cooperation with Russia, in a negative light, the …

Andrey Baklanov: Putin and Erdogan start reconciliation process

Andrey Baklanov: Putin and Erdogan start reconciliation process

Yesterday's meeting of the Russian and Turkish presidents, Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan, is the beginning of a complex process of restoring our relations, including in trade, economic, energy and …

Russia expects dialogue with Europe in anti-terrorist sphere

Russia expects dialogue with Europe in anti-terrorist sphere

The number of militants who are involved into underground or direct terrorist organizations has reached 120 thousand

 Andrei Baklanov: goal of terrorists is to discredit European authorities

Andrei Baklanov: goal of terrorists is to discredit European authorities

Advisor to the deputy chairman of the Federation Council, deputy head of the Council of the Russian Diplomats Association, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador Andrey Baklanov, speaking with a correspondent of Vestnik …

 Putin and Erdogan to meet in two weeks

Putin and Erdogan to meet in two weeks

A meeting between the Presidents of Russia and Turkey, Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan, will be held in Russia in early August, the Russian presidential press secretary Dmitry Peskov …

Explosions in Saudi Arabia is an attempt to destabilize Muslim Ummah

Explosions in Saudi Arabia is an attempt to destabilize Muslim Ummah

The leaders of many countries of the Arab and Islamic world, as well as the foreign ministers of these countries today condemned the terrorist attacks that have recently taken place in Saudi Arabia on the last day …

Russian and Turkish Foreign Ministers start restoring relations

Russian and Turkish Foreign Ministers start restoring relations

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov met with the Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu for the first time after Erdogan's apology. The ministerial talks are being held in Sochi on the sidelines of the …

Andrei Baklanov: Erdogan#039s apology is a forced measure

Andrei Baklanov: Erdogan's apology is a forced measure

Russian President Vladimir Putin has recently received a message from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan where the letter apologized for the downed Russian military aircraft and expressed sympathy and …

Vladimir Putin: Russia is ally of Islamic world

Vladimir Putin: Russia is ally of Islamic world

Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent a welcome letter to the participants of the annual meeting of the Group of Strategic Vision 'Russia - Islamic World', which is being held in Kazan. The Russian Deputy …

Andrey Baklanov: Russian-Azerbaijani relations set an exle for other countries

Andrey Baklanov: Russian-Azerbaijani relations set an example for other countries

Over the years of independence, Azerbaijan became one of the countries with which Russia has managed to preserve fraternal relations, the advisor to the deputy chairman of the Federation Council, deputy head of the Council of the Russian …

Saudi Arabia launches new oil race

Saudi Arabia launches new oil race

Recall that on Saturday Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud abolished the Ministry of Oil and dismissed the oil minister Ali al-Naimi, organizing the Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources, appointing the former …

Parliamentary elections underway in Syria

Parliamentary elections underway in Syria

More than 7000 polling stations opened in Syria at 07:00 local time (coinciding with Moscow time) amid tight security measures. The voting will last until 19:00 pm local time. The Syrian Interior Minister Mohammed …

 Geneva 2016 defines plan for future of Syria

Geneva 2016 defines plan for future of Syria

The UN Secretary General's special envoy Staffan de Mistura introduced the 12-point draft document on the future political structure of Syria after the first round of inter-Syrian talks in Geneva. Staffan de Mistura also …