Sergey Shoigu

Lavrov and Shoigu to visit Turkey for consultations

An interdepartmental delegation led by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu will arrive in Turkey tomorrow, a message posted on the official page of the Russian Foreign Ministry on Facebook reads. In …

Russia to monitor deployment of U.S. missiles

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu has tasked the Russian military with monitoring the deployment of intermediate- and shorter-range missiles by the U.S. "We need to carry out a profound analysis of potential …

Shoigu: Russia boosts its nuclear triad

The upgrade of operational long-range aircraft and the manufacture of new combat planes have considerably boosted the air component of Russia’s nuclear triad, Russian Defense Minister Army General Sergei Shoigu said. "This …

Russian defense minister arrives in Yerevan

Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu arrived in Yerevan for an official visit today, according to the press office of the Armenian defense ministry. Shoigu will have a one-to-one meeting with his Armenian counterpart …

Russian and U.S. Defence Ministers discuss Syria

Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu and U.S. Defence Secretary Mark Esper have spoken about the situation in Syria over the phone, according to a statement by the Russian military. The ministers …