Contact Group agrees to settle water cuts issue in Lugansk within 7 days ― OSCE envoyWorld December 08, 2:58
Glencore expects deal on purchasing stake in Rosneft to close in mid-DecemberBusiness & Economy December 08, 2:03
Italian Prime Minister Renzi officially resignsWorld December 08, 1:27
43 ceasefire violations reported in Syria in 24 hours ― Russian Defense MinistryWorld December 08, 1:16
One reconciliation agreement signed in Syria in 24 hours ― Russian Defense MinistryWorld December 08, 0:26
Lavrov confirms to Kerry Russia backs US proposal on Aleppo from December 2Russian Politics & Diplomacy December 07, 23:57
Russia has never imposed its decisions on Syria, Assad saysWorld December 07, 23:45
Rosneft privatization deal is completed — KremlinBusiness & Economy December 07, 21:06
Contact Group focuses on demining, creation of new security zones in Donbass — OSCE envoyWorld December 07, 20:57
MOSCOW, December 19. /ITAR-TASS/. Chairman of the French Senate's Commission on International affairs Jean-Louix Carrere has invited Russian Vice-Premier Dmitry Rogozin to attend Days of Defense University, due in Bordeaux on September 8-9, 2014, as a guest of honor, the visiting representative of the French Senate told his Russian colleagues at a meeting at the Federation Council on Thursday.
"Rogozin is a very good choice for that mission because he was Russia's representative to NATO, he well knows the European standards and besides, he is a very interesting and charismatic person," said Speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko.
On Thursday Jean-Louis Carrere became a first foreign laureate of the Russian medal "The Federation Council: 20 years" issued on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Upper Chamber of the Russian parliament.