Thursday October 01, 2015
Russian jets have continued to bomb rebel positions in Syria today including areas in the northwest of the country held by an alliance of insurgents including al Qaeda's Nusra Front.
Saturday September 12, 2015
Two Russian planes carrying humanitarian aid have landed in Syria, state media said, amid reports that Moscow is beefing up military support to its ally Damascus.
Monday August 03, 2015
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said today that any US military strikes against the Syrian government army would complicate attempts to fight Islamic State and other groups.
Saturday August 01, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry has travelled to Egypt to re-launch a strategic partnership with Washington's longtime ally, at the start of a regional mini-tour.
Tuesday May 12, 2015
US Secretary of State John Kerry has urged all sides in the Ukrainian conflict to prevent breaches of a ceasefire agreed earlier this year.
Sunday June 10, 2007
Sergei Lavrov has said the US plan to deploy a missile defence shield could seriously complicate talks on the dispute over Iran's nuclear programme.
Monday December 04, 2006
The Russian Foreign Minister has said the death in London by radiation poisoning of Alexander Litvinenko was worsening relations between his government and Britain.
Friday October 13, 2006
The Russian Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov, has said Russia and China are opposed to what he called 'extreme sanctions' against North Korea over the nuclear test it said it carried out on Monday.
Tuesday January 17, 2006
Russia's Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov, has said sanctions against Iran are neither the best nor the only way to resolve the controversy over its nuclear programme.
Monday July 11, 2005