Diplomacy

Putin to attend G20 summit

Putin to attend G20 summit

Russian President Vladimir Putin will participate in G20 summit, which will be held in Hamburg on July 7-8, presidential aide Yuri Ushakov said. G20 is the leading international forum, which …

Putin, Erdogan to discuss S-400 deliveries in March

Putin, Erdogan to discuss S-400 deliveries in March

The delivery of Russian anti-aircraft missile systems S-400 will be the key topic of upcoming negotiations between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in …

 Russia to mark 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations with Azerbaijan

Russia to mark 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations with Azerbaijan

Russia’s Foreign Ministry is planning a number of events dedicated to the 25th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations with Azerbaijan, which will be marked in early April, the Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria …

 Shoigu: geography of #039color revolutions#039 to expand

Shoigu: geography of 'color revolutions' to expand

The likelihood is high that the geography of 'color revolutions' will expand, the Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said at a forum for young diplomats. "The likelihood is high that the geography of …

 New Russian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia appointed

New Russian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia appointed

Sergey Kozlov was appointed Russian ambassador to Saudi Arabia and the Russian permanent representative to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation. The corresponding decree was signed today by the president of Russia …

 Russian Foreign Ministry on Nalbandian#039s visit

Russian Foreign Ministry on Nalbandian's visit

Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian will visit Russia on an official visit on February 21-23, 2017 at the invitation of the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, the Russian Foreign Ministry …

Lavrov names the condition for abolition of visas for Georgian citizens

Lavrov names the condition for abolition of visas for Georgian citizens

The restoration of diplomatic relations and closer cooperation in the field of security between the two countries is the main condition for easing visa regime between Russia and Georgia, Russian Foreign …

Lavrov discussed Iran at first meeting with Tillerson

Lavrov discussed Iran at first meeting with Tillerson

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that he discussed a number of issues, including the ones related to Iran, with US State Secretary Rex Tillerson during their bilateral meeting in Germany's …

Lavrov, Ayrault discuss Syria, Libya in Munich

Lavrov, Ayrault discuss Syria, Libya in Munich

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his French counterpart, Jean-Marc Ayrault, have discussed crises in Syria and Libya on the margins of the Munich Security Conference in Germany, the Russian ministry said Saturday, …

Military cooperation between Russia and NATO should be restored, Lavrov says

Military cooperation between Russia and NATO should be restored, Lavrov says

It is necessary to resume the military cooperation between NATO and Russia,  Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said, speaking at the Munich Security Conference. …

Tillerson says US will cooperate with Russia if...

Tillerson says US will cooperate with Russia if...

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that there would not be military cooperation between Washington and Moscow until Russian accepted that not all the opposition are terrorists. Tillerson had stressed …

Moscow hosting #039UN International Model#039

Moscow hosting 'UN International Model'

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The annual Conference of the Diplomatic Academy's student club discusses topical international agenda

De Mistura names #039worst scenario#039 for Syria

De Mistura names 'worst scenario' for Syria

The division of Syria on zones of influence is the worst potential scenario for the war-torn country, UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura said. "The possible division of Syria on zones of influence would …

Russia#039s Diplomatic Academy hosts #039UN Model#039

Russia's Diplomatic Academy hosts 'UN Model'

The sixth annual conference "the UN International Model' of the Diplomatic Academy of the Russian Foreign Ministry's student club (DAIMMUN 2017) started in Moscow. 'UN Model' is an interactive educational game for …

 Bahrain and Turkey open new chapter in military cooperation

Bahrain and Turkey open new chapter in military cooperation

Bahrain's Defense Minister Yusuf bin Ahmed Al-Jalahma and his Turkish counterpart, Fikri Isik, signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the field of arms industry in the presence of the king of …

Vladimir Zakharov: We will always be friends with China

Vladimir Zakharov: "We will always be friends with China"

Senior lecturer at the School of Oriental Studies of the Higher School of Economics on diplomacy and prospects of Russian-Chinese cooperation.

 Turkish Deputy PM comments on Russia#039s airstrike against Turkish servicemen

Turkish Deputy PM comments on Russia's airstrike against Turkish servicemen

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus described the incident with the killing of three Turkish soldiers in Syria as an accident. He said it was important that Russian President Vladimir Putin …

Vladimir Putin congratulates Russian diplomats

Vladimir Putin congratulates Russian diplomats

Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated the staff and veterans of the Russian Foreign Ministry on their professional holiday, Diplomatic Workers’ Day. Putin’s message of congratulations was posted on the …

Russia marks Day of Diplomatic Worker

Russia marks Day of Diplomatic Worker

Russia is marking the Day of a Diplomatic Worker. The date was set on October 31, 2002, by the Russian President Vladimir Putin and is celebrated annually on February 10. The date was chosen upon the discovery of the …

Lavrov voices key issue for preservation of Syria

Lavrov voices key issue for preservation of Syria

The Kurdish issue is pivotal to preservation of the Syrian statehood, the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said. The minister noted that the Russian side is making efforts to establish mutual understanding between …

 Turkish Foreign Minister meets with Poroshenko

Turkish Foreign Minister meets with Poroshenko

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and the Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu discussed bilateral cooperation, a statement on the presidential website says. "Petro Poroshenko and …

Maria Zakharova to Vestnik Kavkaza: there is no limit to perfection in Russian-Azerbaijani relations

Maria Zakharova to Vestnik Kavkaza: there is no limit to perfection in Russian-Azerbaijani relations

The Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Maria Zakharova, positively commended on the Russian-Azerbaijani contacts, answering a question of Vestnik Kavkaza about how the Russian Federation sees its ties with Azerbaijan. …

Merkel: Sanctions against Russia cannot yet be lifted

Merkel: Sanctions against Russia cannot yet be lifted

Following talks with Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo, German leader Angela Merkel said sanctions against Moscow over the ongoing conflict Ukraine cannot yet be lifted. "The situation …

Kremlin disagrees with Trump#039s claims on Iran

Kremlin disagrees with Trump's claims on Iran

The Kremlin does not regard Iran as a terrorist state and it is going to build up relations with that country, the Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "We disagree with this postulate," Peskov …

Diplomats taught to look at opponents eyes

Diplomats taught to look at opponents eyes

Activities under the auspices of the Russian Diplomatic Academy are designed to teach young professionals diplomatic skills

America eases sanctions against Russian Federal Security Service

America eases sanctions against Russian Federal Security Service

The US authorities eased sanctions against Russia’s Federal Security Service. Such information is contained in the General License No. 1 posted on Thursday by the Office of Foreign Assets Control of the US Treasury Department ...

Yevgeny Bazhanov: Russian diplomacy recognized as one of most powerful in world

Yevgeny Bazhanov: Russian diplomacy recognized as one of most powerful in world

Russia is showing itself to be the country with the most powerful diplomacy, therefore, the Diplomatic Academy of the Russian Foreign Ministry's work is more important than ever, the rector of the Diplomatic Academy of the Russian …

Moscow welcomes normalization of Turkey-Iraq relations

Moscow welcomes normalization of Turkey-Iraq relations

Russia welcomes the emerging normalization in ties between Ankara and Baghdad amid Turkey's Mosul troops deployment, the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at the opening of the Russian-Arab Cooperation …

 Zurab Abashidze appointed Georgian ambassador to Kazakhstan

Zurab Abashidze appointed Georgian ambassador to Kazakhstan

Former member of the opposition Free Democrats party, Zurab Abashidze, was appointed new Georgian Ambassador to Kazakhstan, according to a document signed by Georgia's President Giorgi …

New hope: Officials react to first phone conversation between Putin and Trump

New hope: Officials react to first phone conversation between Putin and Trump

On January 28, US President Donald Trump called his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin for the first time since his inauguration in Washington, DC on January 20. During the …