Maria Zakharova

Head of British Council to remain in Russia

The head of the British Council will remain in Russia and will be able to perform the functions of the cultural adviser at the embassy, "Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said today. "He …

OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs to visit Caucasus

The OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs will visit the South Caucasus region in late February to clarify the parties’ position on problematic issues, the spokesperson for Russia's Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova told …

Russia highly appreciates Azerbaijan's security

Azerbaijan was included in the list of safe travel destinations for employees of the Russian Interior Ministry, including civil servants, to go on vacation. Such an order was issued by the Russian Interior Minister Vladimir …

Lavrov and Guterres to meet in New York

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will visit New York on January 18-19, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said. The minister will take part in the UN Security Council’s …

Iran-P5+1 commission confirms commitment to nuclear deal

The participants in the meeting of the Joint Commission of Iran and the P5+1 (five UN Security Council permanent members plus Germany) held in Vienna on December 13 have reiterated their commitment to the agreement on Tehran’s nuclear …

Azerbaijani, Armenian FMs may meet before end of 2017

Considering the results of the Geneva summit on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs plan to organize a meeting of Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov with his Armenian …