Syrian opposition hopeful war in Syria will end due to Russia’s roleWorld January 24, 16:14
Aleppo's historical sights after Syrian civil warWorld January 24, 15:36
Russia, Iran, Turkey agree to set up ceasefire monitoring mechanism in SyriaWorld January 24, 15:30
US withdrawal from TPP will not change Russia’s agenda in Asian region — deputy ministerBusiness & Economy January 24, 15:12
Gazprom chairman says gas will follow oil in global energy balance by 2040Business & Economy January 24, 14:41
IAC says Boeing crashed outside Bishkek was in good technical conditionWorld January 24, 14:24
Syria ceasefire monitoring mechanism may be included in separate document — sourceWorld January 24, 14:11
Italian top diplomat urges EU and US to solve sanctions issue togetherWorld January 24, 14:06
World athletics body to give timeframe for admitting Russian athletes to competitionsSport January 24, 13:36
MOSCOW, June 20 (Itar-Tass) - Contribution to Russian-language mass media abroad is one of the priorities of Russia’s foreign policy, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.
Addressing participants in and guests of the 15th World Congress of the Russian Press, Lavrov said, “Our priority is to strengthen corresponding mechanisms on spreading the Russian language and Russian culture and on further consolidating the Russian world.”
Lavrov said the Congress became “a representative forum, which contributes to expanding the Russian-language information space and strengthening cooperation between the media communities of Russia and foreign countries”.
“Due to the efforts of those who gathered here, the multimillion audience from over 70 states has a chance to learn about our achievements in the terms of Alexander Pushkin, LeoTolstoy and Fyodor Dostoyevsky and join in its richest historical and cultural heritage,” the Russian minister said.