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Lavrov Lauds Relations Between Russia and China

During a speech at the State Duma, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov praised the current state of relations between Russia and China

German Foreign Minister Calls for Better Russia Relations

German Minister for Foreign Affairs Sigmar Gabriel is interested in maintaining positive relations with Moscow

Lavrov: Russia Ready for Constructive Dialogue with US

The Russian Foreign Ministry hopes for a constructive dialogue with the new US administration

Russian FM Spokeswoman Zakharova Listed as One of BBC’s Top 100 Most Influential Women

Maria Zakharova, the official spokeswoman for the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, was included in BBC’s annual list of the world’s most inspirational and influential women

Russia and US May Form Joint Committee to Combat Terrorism

Russia and the US could potentially form a joint committee to combat international terrorism, according to Leonid Slutsky

Putin’s Image Soars in US

The number of US citizens with a favourable opinion of Russia’s President Vladimir Putin is at its highest point since 2003

Russian Ambassador in US: Economic Relationship Between Two Countries to Improve

"There is life beyond sanctions. We see that many US companies working with us feel comfortable and don't intend to change their strategy," Kislyak said.

Almost One-Third of Russians Want President Putin to Use Social Networks

According to a survey 29% of Russians would read the opinions of Russian President Vladimir Putin on his official website or social media accounts if available

Trump Calls on US to Focus on Internal Affairs Instead of Imposing Sanctions on Russia

US President-elect Donald Trump said "we ought to get on with our lives"

UN Secretary General Praises Moscow’s Role in International Security

During a telephone conversation with Russian Foreign Minister, UN Secretary General praised Moscow’s role in matters related to international peace and security

Kremlin Would Welcome Kissinger’s Part in US Talks

According to the Press Secretary of the President of Russia, Dmitry Peskov, the Kremlin considers Kissinger a savvy politician with profound knowledge of US-Russian relations

Moscow-Lima Cooperation Programme Signed

A cooperation programme between the capitals of Russia and Peru that is the first of its kind in the history of diplomatic relations between the two countries has been signed

Medvedev Discusses Most Important Outcomes of 2016

The main outcomes of 2016 were the preservation of macroeconomic stability and the fulfilment of social obligations, Dmitry Medvedev said

Lavrov: Russia Is Interested in Normal Relations with US and EU

Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says that Russia is interested in normal relations with the United States and European Union

Putin Named World’s Most Powerful Person by Forbes for Fourth Time

Russian President Vladimir Putin is once again at the top of Forbes’ list of the world’s most powerful people

Trump Adviser Sees Potential for Better Relations Between Russia, US

Carter Page thinks there is a great potential for the development of relations between Russia and the US

Senior European Official Reflects on Positive Changes in Russia

Secretary General of the Council of Europe said that over the last 20 years positive changes have taken place in the country

Lavrov: Russian Economy Is Standing on Both Feet

Lavrov claimed that phasing out imports has paid off for Russia

Russia Sends Its Final Farewell to Fidel Castro

Muscovites are bringing flowers to the Cuban Embassy in Moscow in memory of Fidel Castro