FIFA: all collected doping tests at 2017 Confederations Cup in Russia test negativeSport July 24, 15:49
Kremlin refutes US media reports about Russia's green lobby and shale oil extractionBusiness & Economy July 24, 14:54
Russia, EU discuss joint energy projectsRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 24, 14:51
Russia proposes Moscow and Sochi for hosting 2019 World Boxing ChampionshipSport July 24, 14:20
Kremlin waiting for Washington to word clear position on further anti-Russian sanctionsRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 24, 13:59
Denmark’s Aske Soby wins stage 5 of Moscow-Vladivostok bicycle raceSport July 24, 13:17
Press review: Russian army takes aim at jihadi SUVs and Trump handcuffed by new sanctionsPress Review July 24, 13:00
Large-scale combat readiness check kicks off in East SiberiaMilitary & Defense July 24, 11:47
Russia's new advanced corvette to take part in Sea Cup-2017Military & Defense July 24, 10:30
MOSCOW, May 26. /ITAR-TASS/. The Foreign Ministers of Russia and Turkey Sergei Lavrov and Ahmet Davutoglu will meet in Moscow on May 27 to discuss bilateral relations, as well as the most pressing aspects on the international agenda, including developments in Ukraine and Syria, in the format of the 4th meeting of the Joint Strategic Planning Group (JSPG), Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Alexander Lukashevich said on Monday.
“The two ministers will discuss the crisis in Ukraine, developments in the Middle East, including those in Syria, and the situation in North Africa,” he said, adding that the two sides will “continue dialogue over the matters linked with the Iranian nuclear program, situation in the South Caucasus, developments in Central Asia and in the Balkan states, as well as bilateral interaction in the format of international organizations.”
“Russia and Turkey have close or identical stances on most global and regional problems and plan to continue boosting constructive exchange of views,” Lukashevich said.
High on the agenda of the talks will be stepping up of Russian-Turkish cooperation in the Black Sea region. The two foreign ministers will also discuss how to enhance trade and economic contacts between the two countries.