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Remarks by Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his answers to media questions during a news conference following the meeting of the foreign ministers of Russia, Germany, France and Ukraine, Berlin, August 18, 2014


Briefing by the Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov, for representatives of foreign and Russian mass media Moscow, 28 July 2014


Special Briefing by the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation on the crash of the Malaysian Boeing 777 in the Ukrainian air space, July 21, 2014


Exclusive interview given by the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov to Russia 24 TV-channel, Moscow, 18 July 2014


Answers to journalists questions, July 17, 2014


BRICS Summit, July 15, 2014


Official visit to Brazil, July 14, 2014


Russia takes the relay to host the World Cup, July 14, 2014


Russian-Argentinian talks, July 12, 2014


Visit to Nicaragua, July 12, 2014


Interview by V.Putin to Prensa Latina and ITAR-TASS, July 11, 2014


Speech by the Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov, and his answers to questions from the mass media during joint press conference summarizing the results of negotiations with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Italy, Federica Mogherini, Moscow, 9 July 2014


Speech by the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his answers to questions from the mass media at the joint press conference summarising the results of his negotiations with the President of the Republic of Slovenia, Borut Pahor, and the Slovenian Foreign Minister, Karl Erjavec, Maribor, 8 July 2014


Conference of Russian ambassadors and permanent representatives, July 1, 2014


Interview given by the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov to the programme Vesti v subbotu s Sergeem Brilyovim, Moscow, 28 June 2014


Vladimir Putin met in Vienna with President of the Swiss Confederation and Chairperson-in-Office of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Didier Burkhalter


UN CELEBRATES RUSSIAN LANGUAGE DAY, June 06, 2014


Meeting with President of France Francois Hollande, June 6, 2014


Vladimir Putins interview with Radio Europe 1 and TF1 TV channel, June 4, 2014


INTERVIEW WITH AMBASSADOR ALEXANDER GRUSHKO, PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION TO NATO, ITAR-TASS NEWS AGENCY, 2 June 2014


Agreement on Eurasian Economic Union singed


Dmitry Medvedevs interview with the Rossiya-1 TV channel, May 24, 2014


St Petersburg International Economic Forum, May 23, 2014


Russian-Chinese talks, May 20, 2014


Interview of the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov to Bloomberg TV, Moscow, 14th of May 2014


Meeting with President of Switzerland and OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Didier Burkhalter

WHITE BOOK ON VIOLATIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE RULE OF LAW IN UKRAINE (NOVEMBER 2013 - MARCH 2014)


Media Forum of Independent Local and Regional Media, April 24, 2014


Direct Line with Vladimir Putin, April 17, 2014


Message from the President of Russia to the leaders of several European countries


Article of the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov It's not Russia that is destabilising Ukraine published in The Guardian on April 7, 2014


La question ukrainienne: une étape dans le processus de déconstruction du droit international par les puissances occidentales. Robert Charvin, Professeur Émérite de l'Université de Nice-Sophia-Antipolis, Doyen Honoraire de la Faculté de Droit et de Science Politique de Nice (France)


Address by President of the Russian Federation, March 18, 2014


Working meeting of the Russian President, Vladimir Putin, with the Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov, Moscow, 10 March 2014


Comment for the mass media by the Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov, summarising the results of his meeting with the US Secretary of State, John Kerry, Rome, 6 March 2014


Vladimir Putin answered journalists questions on the situation in Ukraine


Meeting of the Valdai International Discussion Club


Address by Vladimir Putin on the occasion of the G20 Leaders Summit in St.Petersburg


Comment of the Information and Press Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia as regards the publication of the report of the U.S. Department of State on Adherence to and Compliance with Arms Control, Non-proliferation, and Disarmament Agreements and Commitments


Press statement by H.E. Ambassador Vitaly Churkin, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations, on the use of chemical weapons in Syria


Interview of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia S.Lavrov for the CBS, Moscow, June 7, 2013


Speech of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov at the international conference Military and Political Aspects of European Security, Moscow, 23 May 2013


Interview by V.Putin to the German ARD


Interview of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia S.Lavrov for the BBC,
Moscow, March 7, 2013


Since December 1, 2012 Russia is chairing the "Group of Twenty". In this regard, the official website is openhttp://www.g20russia.ru






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22 November 2013. The UN Office in Geneva hosted the briefing on Russias G20 Presidency for heads of diplomatic missions and international organizations. The presentation was delivered by H.E. Mr. VadimLukov, Ambassador at Large of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and Executive Secretary of the Interagency Commission on Russia's Participation in the G8, G20 and BRICS.

Statements and speeches

Joint Communiqu of the BRICS Member States on Health, Geneva, Tuesday, 20 may 2014 Statement by Mr. Alexey BORODAVKIN, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations Office and other International Organizations in Geneva, at the high-level event on the Opening Ceremony of the XXII Olympic Winter Games (Geneva, 7 February 2014) Interview of H.E. Permanent representative of the Russian Federation Mr. Alexey BORODAVKIN to China central television (CCTV) (Geneva, 22 October 2013) Joint Press Statement on the meeting of BRICS Foreign Ministers on the margins of the 68th session of the United Nations General Assembly Statement by H.E. Mr. Alexey BORODAVKIN, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva, at the High-level segment of the 2013 ECOSOC substantive session on the theme Science, technology and innovation, and the potential of culture, for promoting sustainable development and achieving the Millennium Development Goals, Geneva, 3 July 2013 Statement by H.E. Mr. Alexey Borodavkin, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation, at the conference Syria: Path to Peace, Geneva, 7 June 2013 Statement By Alexey BORODAVKIN, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation at 23rd Session of the Human Rights Council during Interactive dialogue with the Independent Commission of Inquiry on Syria (Geneva, June 4, 2013) Statement By Alexey BORODAVKIN, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation, in urgent debates at 23-d Session of UN Human Rights Council on the subject of Deteriorating situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic and the recent killings in Al-Qusayr (Geneva, May 29, 2013) Statement BY H.E. MR. GENNADY GATILOV DEPUTY MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION AT THE 65TH SESSION OF THE UN ECONOMIC COMMISSION FOR EUROPE, Geneva, 9 April 2013 Statement of H.E. Mr. Borodavkin, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations Office in Geneva, at the 22nd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council on Cooperation as the fundamental principleof the Human Rights Council, 19 Mars 2013 Statement by H.E. Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Mr. Gennady M.Gatilov at the High Level Segment of the 22nd session of the United Nations Human Rights Council, Geneva, 26 February 2013 STATEMENT BY ANDREY NIKIFOROV, DEPUTY PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION, AT THE 7TH HUMANITARIAN FORUM ON SYRIA, Geneva, 19 February 2013 STATEMENT BY H.E.AMBASSADOR ALEXEY BORODAVKIN PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION AT THE PLENARY MEETING CONFERENCE ON DISARMAMENT (GENEVA, 22 JANUARY 2013) STATEMENT BY DR. MIKHAIL LEBEDEV, DEPUTY PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION, AT THE 6TH HUMANITARIAN FORUM ON SYRIA, Geneva, 9 November 2012 STATEMENT BY DR. MIKHAIL LEBEDEV, DEPUTY PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION, AT THE 5TH HUMANITARIAN FORUM ON SYRIA, Geneva, 7 September 2012 Statement by Dr. Mikhail Lebedev, Deputy Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation, at the Humanitarian forum on Syria. Geneva, 5 June 2012 Joint Communique of the BRICS Member States on Health, Tuesday 22 May,2012 STATEMENT BY AMBASSADOR ALEXEY BORODAVKIN PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION TO THE CONFERENCE ON DISARMAMENT THEMATIC DISCUSSIONS CONFERENCE ON DISARMAMENT AGENDA ITEMS 1 AND 2 CESSATION OF THE NUCLEAR ARMS RACE AND NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT AND PREVENTION OF NUCLEAR WAR, INCLUDING ALL RELATED MATTERS STATEMENT BY AMBASSADOR ALEXEY BORODAVKIN, PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION TO THE CONFERENCE ON DISARMAMENT, GENEVA, 31 JANUARY 2012 Appointment of Mr. Alexey Borodavkin as the Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva STATEMENT BY AMBASSADOR VALERY LOSHCHININ, PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION TO THE CONFERENCE ON DISARMAMENT AT THE PLENARY MEETING OF THE CONFERENCE ON DISARMAMENT PREVENTION OF AN ARMS RACE IN OUTER SPACE (PAROS), GENEVA, 8 FEBRUARY 2011 STATEMENT BY AMBASSADOR VALERY LOSHCHININ, PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION TO THE CONFERENCE ON DISARMAMENT AT THE PLENARY MEETING OF THE CONFERENCE ON DISARMAMENT,GENEVA, 27 JANUARY 2011

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On February 7 the exposition dedicated to the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi was opened in Palais des Nations

Russian New Year Party at WHO, 13.12.12

Video-conference 'United Nations - MGIMO' (University), 15.06.12

Celebration of the Day of Russia, 14.06.12

Celebration of the Russian Language Day in United Nations Office at Geneva, 6.06.12

Construction of the fitness complex on the property of the Permanent Mission

50 Years First Flight Human in Space


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