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Kremlin comments on State Department shake up

The Kremlin said it hoped for a constructive and sober approach to relations between Russia and the United States following the firing of Rex Tillerson as US Secretary of State. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry …

Volodin: sanctions are sign of weakness

The US should think about the fact that trust and dialogue is the only way to achieve results, Russian State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin said. "Sanctions are an ineffective approach in the desire to discuss the …

US invited to Syrian National Dialogue Congress

The United States received an invitation to the Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi but could not provide information on whether US representatives would attend, a US State Department official said. "We can confirm the …

US should be warned against scrapping of JCPOA

First deputy head of the international committee of the Federation Council, Vladimir Jabarov, said that Western partners should warn the US against the scrapping or changes in the terms of the nuclear deal with Iran. He expressed the …

US admits Russia's resurgence

Washington has a poor relationship with a resurgent Russia now, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said. According to the Secretary of State, the Trump administration had "no illusions about the regime we are …

Tillerson: there has been progress with Lavrov

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said following his talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Vienna that there had been progress "I'm not going to tell you specifically what we …