Sergei Lavrov

Pakistan discusses Afghan situation with several counterparts as Taliban continues its rampage

In his conversation with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, Qureshi emphasised that a peaceful and stable Afghanistan was of critical importance for Pakistan and the region.

published on : 22nd August 2021

Lavrov to visit Pak, first by a Russian Foreign Minister in 9 years

The two countries want to take forward the North South Gas pipeline project.

published on : 6th April 2021

Afghanistan peace talks: Taliban on-board, says Russia

Moscow supported an Afghan government offer of a three-month ceasefire, and regretted that the Taliban rejected the offer on Monday.

published on : 22nd August 2018

Top North Korean heads to US, Russian FM Sergei Lavrov to visit Pyongyang

US President Donald Trump said that Washington would have a "great team" for the talks aimed at resolving the nuclear standoff. 

published on : 30th May 2018

Russia says Syria chemical attack 'staged' with help of foreign secret service

The US and its allies believe the Syrian regime was behind the attack, but Russia has long insisted it was staged by rebels in an attempt to provoke further Western intervention.

published on : 13th April 2018

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says ex spy poisoning could be 'in interests' of UK government

Lavrov also suggested that the poisoning of Skripal could also be in the interests of the British special forces who are known for their abilities to act with a licence to kill".

published on : 2nd April 2018

Russia retaliates with mass US diplomat expulsions, consulate closure in Saint Petersburg

In Washington, the State Department said there was no justification for the Russian move and that the United States "reserves the right to respond."

published on : 30th March 2018

Russia to expel 60 US diplomats, close a US consulate: Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov

Sergei Lavrov said Thursday Moscow would expel 60 US diplomats and close its consulate in Saint Petersburg in a tit-for-tat expulsion over the poisoning of ex-double agent Sergei Skripal. 

published on : 29th March 2018

Russia to expel 35 US diplomats as retaliatory move: Foreign Ministry 

The American diplomats comprise 31 employees of the US embassy in Moscow and four diplomats from the US consulate in Saint Petersburg, the source said.

published on : 30th December 2016