ARAF to check information from new ARD film on doping in Russian sportSport January 22, 22:47
All countries observe oil output cuts agreement — Russian energy ministerBusiness & Economy January 22, 16:59
Rogozin calls "dangerous incident" UK botched missile launchRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 22, 16:32
Medvedev calls United Russia ruling party, president's main resourceRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 22, 16:27
Mutko calls silly information Infantino asks him not to run for RFU headSport January 22, 16:24
Seven parties to participate in Syrian talksWorld January 22, 9:54
Russia’s Pavlyuchenkova reaches Australian Open quarterfinalsSport January 22, 7:19
IBU Executive Board finds no grouns to suspend Russia's biathlon teamSport January 21, 22:53
Russia terrified watching monuments destroyed in Palmyra — culture ministerRussian Politics & Diplomacy January 21, 17:08
MOSCOW, May 10 (Itar-Tass) - Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov discussed over telephone with the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon the current situation in Syria and ways to overcome the crisis in that country.
“Lavrov confirmed the importance of the UN’s participation in the international efforts to reach political and diplomatic settlement of the crisis in Syria,” the source said.
“He focused on a necessary mobilisation of support, first of all from all groups of Syria’s opposition, on the Russian-American initiative to organise an international conference on the basis of the Geneva Communiqu· of June 30, 2012,” the foreign ministry said.