January 15, 2014 21:07
Lavrov, Kerry to meet on Jan 22 - ministry
MOSCOW. Jan 15 (Interfax) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry are planning to have a bilateral meeting during a planned international conference on Syria on January 22, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.
The meeting was agreed in a phone call on Wednesday, the ministry said in a statement.
"Key international issues were discussed, including preparations for the peace conference on Syria, the task of mitigating the humanitarian crisis in that country, and the Iranian nuclear program issue. The Russian side stressed the need to strictly follow agreements reached in multilateral formats, avoiding their misinterpretation and attempts at unilateral coercive measures," the ministry said.
"The minister and secretary of state agreed to stay in contact and scheduled their next meeting for January 22 this year. They will meet on the fringes of the conference on Syria in Montreux [Switzerland]," it said.
Wednesday's phone conversation had been requested by Kerry, the ministry said.
(Our editorial staff can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)
June 27, 2016
Russian trade surplus shrinks 48.9% to $38.5 bln in 5M - Econ Ministry
Gazprom open to dialogue with Turkey on TurkStream gas pipeline
URALKALI NOT YET READY TO SIGN CONTRACT WITH INDIA AT $227 A TONNE, CONSIDERS PRICE TO BE LOW - COMPANY
Russian Prosecutor General's Office sends documentation in IAAF corruption inquiry to France (Part 2)
Econ Ministry supports 3.5 scale-up factor for shelf exploration expense deduction
RusHydro to launch first hydro units of Nizhne-Bureyskaya HPP by year-end (Part 2)
Russian Prosecutor General's Office sends documentation in IAAF corruption inquiry to France
Russia's National Guard personnel, China's police to hold training in Moscow, Smolensk regions
Daily Headline News for June 27, 2016
Neverov favors dialogue with Turkish leader if Erdogan's apologies are sincere
Russia's Economic Development Ministry given no orders yet to adjust existing anti-Turkish sanctions
RUSSIAN PROSECUTOR GENERAL'S OFFICE SENDS MATERIALS ON CORRUPTION IN IAAF TO FRANCE - KURENNOI
Patrushev to visit Kazakhstan on June 28-29 to discuss regional security - Russian Security Council