Comment by the Information and Press Department on the referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan

Comment by the Information and Press Department on the referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan     On September 25, a referendum was held in the Kurdish Autonomous Region of Iraq...

Russia's position at the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly

Russia's position at the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly   The 72nd session of the UN General Assembly (GA) is meant to reaffirm the central and coordinating role of...

Press release on general elections in Angola

Press release on general elections in Angola   On August 23, general elections were held in the Republic of Angola. According to the data released by the National Electoral...

Comment by the Information and Press Department on observing the “back to school” ceasefire in Ukraine

Comment by the Information and Press Department on observing the “back to school” ceasefire in Ukraine   The Minsk Contact Group decided to declare the so-called “back to school”...

Press release on Mosul

Press release on Mosul   The Iraqi authorities have announced the completion of capturing Mosul. This message was delivered from the liberated city by Iraqi Prime Minister Haider...

Russia Day reception

  Following the National Awards ceremony, a reception was held on the Kremlin’s Ivanovskaya Square for the national holiday, Russia Day. ...

Meeting with heads of international news agencies

Meeting with heads of international news agencies     Vladimir Putin began his work at the St Petersburg International Economic Forum by meeting...

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s speech at a reception for Africa Day, Moscow, May 31, 2017

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s speech at a reception for Africa Day, Moscow, May 31, 2017     Colleagues, Ladies and gentlemen, Your Excellencies, ...

Comment by the Information and Press Department on the humanitarian situation in Yemen

Comment by the Information and Press Department on the humanitarian situation in Yemen   It is our strongly held view that so long as the bloody internal political conflict in Yemen...

Foreign Ministry Press and Information Department comment following a ruling by the UN International Court of Justice

Foreign Ministry Press and Information Department comment following a ruling by the UN International Court of Justice   On April 19, the UN International Court of Justice (ICJ)...

Joint Communiqué on the Meeting of BRICS Special Envoys on Middle East, Visakhapatnam, April 12, 2017

BRICS Special Envoys on Middle East expressed their concern about internal crises that have emerged in a number of states in the region in recent years. They firmly advocated that these crises...

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