Chief of the Main Operational Directorate of the Russian General Staff Colonel General Sergei Rudskoy statement for mass media

  The US alongside its allies conducted a missile strike by its air and naval carriers targeting military and civil facilities of the Syrian Arab Republic on April 14 in the period from...

Statement of the Prosecutor General's Office of the Russian Federation

  Anti-Russia campaign launched by the British authorities over the alleged poisoning of former officer of the Main Intelligence Directorate Sergey Skripal and his daughter has been...

Comment on the investigation into the alleged use of chemical weapons in Douma, Syrian Arab Republic

The Syrian Government has appealed to the Technical Secretariat of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) requesting that the alleged use of chemical weapons in Douma on...

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s remarks at the 7th Moscow Conference on International Security

  Over the past years, this conference has become an attractive venue for the professional exchange of opinions on key military and political topics. This open and constructive dialogue...

Ambassador Alexander Shulgin at the 57th session of the OPCW Executive Council

  We hoped to have a constructive discussion today. We made our national statement. It was balanced, thought-out and full of concern for returning the tense situation to the legal terrain...

Vladimir Putin about so-called Skripal case

Question : I have a question for the Russian President. Have you discussed the so-called Skripal case and the British position on this matter...

Questions to be answered

  Russia’s questions to the United Kingdom regarding the “Skripal case”   1. Why has Russia been denied consular access to the two Russian nationals, Sergei and Yulia Skripal,...

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s about the expulsion of Russian diplomats

Question : Will you retaliate against the expulsion of Russian diplomats using tit-for-tat methods or something stronger? Sergey Lavrov : We will retaliate in kind, but there will be more....

Foreign Ministry statement

The British authorities have demonstrated their inability to ensure the safety of Russian citizens more than once. The glaring examples include the poisoning of former FSB agent Alexander...

Vladimir Putin's Interview to American TV channel NBC

Megyn Kelly : So, thank you very much for doing this, Mr President. I thought that we’d start with some of the news you made today at your State of the Nation Address, then we will move into some...

Comment on UN Human Rights Council resolution on human rights situation in Eastern Ghouta

On March 5, members of the UN Human Rights Council passed a resolution on the deteriorating human rights situation in Eastern Ghouta, Syria. We regret to say that this initiative has nothing to...

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s statement at the Conference on Disarmament

The Conference on Disarmament (CD) plays a unique role in the field of arms control, disarmament and nonproliferation. It holds a special place in the sustainable international machinery...

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s remarks and answers to questions at the Munich Security Conference

Now that international relations have entered a period of radical change, which has overturned the thesis about “the end of history,” we should remember what happened in the relatively recent...

Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms

According to Article II of the Treaty between the United States of America and the Russian Federation on Measures for the Further Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms, Russia and...

Russian Foreign Ministry statement on US allegations regarding chemical attacks in Syria

On January 23, several high-ranking US officials made slanderous statements regarding the Russian Federation and the Syrian Arab Republic, claiming that Moscow and Damascus were responsible for...