Lavrov warns against partition of SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 23, 0:00
Lavrov calls to coordinate Russian, US military action in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 22, 21:05
Lavrov blames Obama administration for souring Russia-US tiesRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 22, 20:41
Waging war on Korean Peninsula inadmissible, says LavrovRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 22, 20:36
Russian Northern Fleet completes drills in ArcticMilitary & Defense September 22, 18:01
OPEC and non-OPEC countries to continue talks on oil production cut dealBusiness & Economy September 22, 17:28
Russian pair figure skaters Kavaguti, Smirnov retire from sportSport September 22, 16:48
Record number of delegations register for St. Petersburg-hosted IPU AssemblyRussian Politics & Diplomacy September 22, 16:47
Astronauts to make quickest trip ever to ISS in DecemberScience & Space September 22, 16:27
MOSCOW, March 8 (Itar-Tass) – President Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Venezuela’s acting President Nicolas Maduro on Thursday, March 7.
Putin expressed condolences and sympathy to the Venezuelan leadership and the Venezuelan people in connection with the premature death of President Hugo Chavez.
He stressed his conviction that friendship and mutually advantageous cooperation between Russia and Venezuela would develop further in the interests or and for the benefit of the peoples of the two countries.
Maduro thanked Putin for his condolences and assured him of continuity in strategic partnership between Venezuela and Russia.