Mikhail Bogdanov

End of Palestinian devision

he representatives of the Palestinian movements Fatah and Hamas signed an agreement according to which, the central authorities of Palestine will have to establish full administrative control over the Gaza Strip until December 1

 Iran’s Deputy FM visiting Moscow - source

Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs, Hossein Jaberi Ansari, who also heads Iran’s delegation at Astana peace talks, arrived in Moscow this morning to confer with a number of Russian officials on …

Five Russian sailors released in Libya

Five Russian sailors from the Merle freighter detained in Libya have been released and taken back home, Russia's Special Presidential Envoy for the Middle East and Africa, Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov …

Source reveals date of Russia-US-UN talks on Syria

A trilateral meeting on Syria between Russia, the United States and the United Nations is scheduled to be held in Geneva on April 24, a diplomatic source said.  "The meeting has been tentatively scheduled for April 24," …

Russia worried over Israel's strikes in Syria

The Russian Foreign Ministry summoned Israel's Ambassador to Moscow Gary Koren to protest an Israeli military strike near the Syrian city of Palmyra, the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov …

Staffan de Mistura to arrive in Moscow soon

UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura is expected to travel to Moscow ahead of March 23 intra-Syrian talks in Geneva, the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said. "De …