Russian Foreign Minister Sergey V.Lavrov gave a briefing on Ukraine’s humanitarian crisis

No. 150-27-08-2014 PRESS-RELEASE Russian Foreign Minister Sergey V.Lavrov gave a briefing on Ukraine's humanitarian crisis (Moscow, August 25, 2014) Good afternoon. Today we have...

On MH17 crash investigation

No. 171-22-09-2014 PRESS-RELEASE On MH17 crash investigation The information we are receiving brings serious grounds to doubt that the said investigation is conducting by the Netherlands...

Interview of the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey V.Lavrov to the Russia Today TV News Channel and the VGTRK Media Corporation

No. 175-29-09-2014 PRESS-RELEASE Interview of the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey V.Lavrov to the Russia Today TV News Channel and the VGTRK Media Corporation (September 27, 2014, New York) ...

Interview by Russian Foreign Minister Sergey V.Lavrov to Bloomberg TV (September 27, 2014)

No. 176-29-09-2014 PRESS-RELEASE Interview by Russian Foreign Minister Sergey V.Lavrov to Bloomberg TV (September 27, 2014) Q: Foreign Minister, thank you so much for taking the time...

Letter to the newspaper "Jakarta Post"

No. 187-12-2014 PRESS-RELEASE Letter to the newspaper "Jakarta Post" Responding to the publishing on October 19, 2014 in the "Jakarta Post" of the article by S.Richter "Oil as WMO: The...

TO THE PUBLISHERS AND EDITORS OF «THE JAKARTA POST»

TO THE PUBLISHERS AND EDITORS OF «THE JAKARTA POST» During two years of my posting in Jakarta as Ambassador of Russia I have regularly met in «The Jakarta Post» articles, or rather reprintings...

Presentation of Credentials in Papua New Guinea

On November 24-27, 2014 Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Independent State of Papua New Guinea H.E. Mr. Mikhail Y.Galuzin visited the country to present his Credentials to Hon....

Meeting between the Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey V.Lavrov, and the US Secretary of State, John Kerry

No. 173-25-09-2014 PRESS-RELEASE Meeting between the Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey V.Lavrov, and the US Secretary of State, John Kerry On the 24 September, 2014 the Russian Foreign...

Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov’s interview with TV Channel France 24, Moscow, 16 December 2014

No. 190-16-12-2014 PRESS-RELEASE Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov's interview with TV Channel France 24, Moscow, 16 December 2014 Q: Mr. Lavrov, let's begin with...

Deputy Foreign Minister Alexei Meshkov’s interview with the daily Kommersant, published 16 December 2014

The OSCE is sometimes called a “sleeping beauty”: When things are calm in Europe, it does not attract any particular attention, but when problems arise it becomes one of the most important mechanisms in resolving crises.

Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov’s consultations with Indonesian Deputy Foreign Minister Hasan Kleib

No. 188-15-12-2014 PRESS-RELEASE Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov's consultations with Indonesian Deputy Foreign Minister Hasan Kleib On 15 December, Deputy...

Russian President answered journalists’ questions following his meeting with President of France

No. 185-06-12-2014 PRESS-RELEASE Russian President answered journalists' questions following his meeting with President of France (December 6, 2014) QUESTION: Mr President, what's...

Russian President Addressed Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation

President of the Russian Federation Vladimir V.Putin made his Annual Address to the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation. As is tradition, the Address took place at the Kremlin's St George Hall before an audience of more than 1,000 people.

In his Address, the President set out his views on the situation in Ukraine and outlined Russia's position with regard to events taking place there. In the foreign policy section of the Address, Mr Putin also spoke about international security issues and the integration processes taking place in the world.