Iranian ambassador: Russia honors all commitments on S-300 supplies to TehranWorld October 26, 9:04
Kyrgyz president signs decree on government’s resignationWorld October 26, 8:47
Display of rare impressionist masterpieces from Russian collector wows Parisian art loversSociety & Culture October 26, 8:46
Russia ready to resume humanitarian pauses in AleppoWorld October 26, 7:42
Muscovites commemorate Nord-Ost terrorist attack victimsSociety & Culture October 26, 7:41
Three young men detained in Moscow for throwing flares at US ambassador’s residenceWorld October 25, 22:02
Kremlin gives no comment on alleged US carte blanche to Russia for Aleppo operationRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 25, 21:44
German ARD TV channel to go any length to win case against Russian athlete — lawyerSport October 25, 21:24
Russian, German top diplomats discuss humanitarian situation in Aleppo — ministryRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 25, 20:09
“We are concerned about the lack of progress [on the elimination and non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction] and today’s session showed that many share this concern. We can see a growing number of calls for complete nuclear disarmament,” he said.
The diplomat believes that complete disarmament can be possible “only if a number of criteria are met and no security of any country is impaired. There is a hard search underway to find recommendations on how to rid the whole region of nuclear weapons”, Ryabkov said.
The conference is taking place behind closed doors. US Assistant Secretary of State for International Security and Nonproliferation Thomas Countryman, and the foreign ministers of Egypt and Jordan were said to be attending the event.
Iranian sources told ITAR-TASS that Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif may come to Rome on Thursday, June 12, to attend the final session of the conference where the final document is to be adopted.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Aragchi is expected to arrive in Rome on Wednesday evening for talks with Ryabkov in the run-up to the next round of talks on the Iranian nuclear issue between the P5+1 (five permanent members of the UN Security Council and Germany) and Tehran.