Russia and UN

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 …

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Russia’s Lavrov and UN chief discuss Syria

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres have discussed the process of reforming the United Nations on December 20, the Russian Foreign Ministry reported. …

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 De Mistura on his visit to Moscow

U.N. Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura said that he will arrive on Moscow on December 21. "I will arrive on Thursday," RIA Novosti cited the diplomat as saying. Earlier, Russia's Deputy …

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Guterres and Lavrov to hold meeting in New York

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres will hold a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov later this week in New York, the official spokesperson for the Secretary General, Stephane …

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Russia’s permanent representative to UN appointed

Russian President Vladimir Putin has appointed Vasily Nebenzya to the position of the Russian Permanent Representative to the UN. The relevant decree was posted on the Kremlin’s website today. "To appoint …

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Crimea drafts UN resolution on Ukraine

Crimean authorities have drafted a UN resolution on human rights violations committed while Crime was ruled by Kiev, the Chairman of the State Committee on …

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United States support Russia's work in Syria

According to U.S. deputy ambassador to the UN Michele Sison, Washington welcomes Russian and Turkish work directed at ending the bloodshed in Syria and establishing ceasefire in the country. "The goals are laudable …

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