Survey suggests Russians showed little interest in Nemtsov murder caseSociety & Culture July 26, 8:33
Military aviation deployed in Kazakhstan and Russia's Siberia ahead of Soyuz launchScience & Space July 26, 7:21
US denies arms supplies to Ukraine — State Department spokespersonWorld July 26, 7:12
UN Security Council blocks statement condemning attack on Russian embassy in DamascusWorld July 26, 4:27
Russia looks into its citizen’s removal from domestic US flightWorld July 26, 3:43
US House of Representatives passes bill to toughen sanctions on RussiaWorld July 26, 1:09
Diplomat blasts US media reports on Russia's alleged arms supplies to TalibanRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 25, 21:39
Putin, Iraqi vice-president discuss possible supplies of T-90 tanksMilitary & Defense July 25, 21:18
Sports minister hopes for Russia’s membership reinstatement with IAAF before 2018Sport July 25, 20:47
TEL AVIVI, March 5. /TASS/. Russia is playing a big role in the process of movement towards peace settlement of the conflict between the Israelis and Palestinians, Israeli opposition leader Yitzhak Herzog said on Sunday ahead of his visit to Moscow.
"The Russian Federation plays an enormous role in the region, has a great influence, can be a major promoter of a peace process" and the two-state solution, he said. "Russia wants to play a role in the relationship between the Israelis and the Palestinians. I want very much to make a historical change."
He said his visit to Russia will take place at the invitation of Leonid Slutsky, chairman of the international committee of the Russian State Duma lower parliament house. Apart from that, he said, he plans to meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his deputy, Mikhail Bogdanov.