Six powers ready to cooperate with Iran in peaceful use of nuclear energy — diplomatRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 25, 23:40
Confederations Cup: Russia vs Portugal match sold out, says FIFA secretary generalSport April 25, 21:20
Russian diplomat suggests UN should develop strategy to fight fake newsRussian Politics & Diplomacy April 25, 20:16
Putin backs creation of system to promote Russian goods on domestic marketBusiness & Economy April 25, 19:15
OSCE concerned over Russia’s declaring Jehovah’s Witnesses extremist organizationWorld April 25, 19:00
Russia to complete import substitution program for helicopter engines by 2019Military & Defense April 25, 18:39
Government is not going to reject floating ruble rate, Putin saysBusiness & Economy April 25, 18:10
Russian Navy rids itself of dependence on Ukrainian enginesMilitary & Defense April 25, 17:55
Ukraine's refusal to continue military cooperation prompts Russia to create new industriesMilitary & Defense April 25, 17:50
MOSCOW, April 19. /TASS/. Moscow hopes that the new government of Ukraine will be more active in implementing the Minsk agreements, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Tuesday after talks with French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault.
"We have considered cooperation in the Normandy format [bringing together Russia, France, Germany and Ukraine]. The key to implementing the agreements is the establishment of a direct dialogue between Kiev and Donbass, securing a special status of Donbass, introducing the relevant amendments to the Constitution, amnesty and coordination of the electoral modalities," Lavrov said. "We hope that Ukraine’s new government will deal with these issues more actively than the previous one. The more so that there are no insurmountable differences and not expected any between the Ukrainian president and government."