Sergey Lavrov

By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 18th, 2014
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Eritrea for Sale – to the Russians! By HRCE The Eritrean government has become so isolated and desperate that it has tried to sell its precious gold resources to Russia – at any price. Sanctions have hurt the financial position of this government so much that the only way they could try t...
By IndepthAfrica
In Analysis
Jan 7th, 2013
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Free Syrian Army fighters are seen at buildings damaged by what activists said were missiles fired by a Syrian Air Force fighter jet loyal to President Bashar al-Assad at Taftanaz near Idlib, Jan. 5, 2013. (photo by REUTERS/Ismail Al-Taftanazi/Shaam News Network/Handout) Print    FONT SIZE           ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Middle East
Dec 27th, 2012
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The use of chemical weapons would be a “political suicide” for the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad, said the Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in an interview released Monday by the channel Russia Today. “I do not think that Syria would use chemical weapons. If this is the cas...
By IndepthAfrica
In Middle East
Feb 13th, 2012
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Oleg DMITRENKO The Syrian situation appears to be moving to the new qualitative stage – the brink of war. Those who plan attacking Iran see the Basar Assad’s overthrow as a preliminary step. The vеtо imposed by Russia and China on the UN Security Council’s draft resolution opening a way to interventi...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Jan 23rd, 2012
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Elena PONOMAREVA “The world has entered the era of thorough transformation. Geopolitical landscape is radically evolving, and those changes are accompanied by the growing turbulence both globally and regionally”, said Russian diplomacy chief Sergey Lavrov at the opening of the media conference which ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Jan 23rd, 2012
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January 16 – 20 was the first working week of Michael McFaul, the new US ambassador to Russia. He had a whole series of formal and informal meetings. His get together behind close doors with Russia’s «non-systematic» opposition, emotionally inadequate speech at the Gaidar’s forum called «Russia...
By benim
In Libya
Jul 14th, 2011
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President Barack Obama told Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday he supports Moscow’s efforts to mediate a political solution in Libya and is ready to support talks toward a democratic transition as long as Muammar Gaddafi steps aside, the White House said. Obama’s press se...
By benim
In Libya
May 6th, 2011
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France on Friday ordered 14 diplomats loyal to Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi to leave the country within 48 hours, the foreign ministry said. The 14 worked for Libya’s embassy before it was shut about a month ago, said a ministry spokesman on condition of anonymity in line with the official pro...
By benim
In Algeria
Mar 24th, 2011
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Algiers – Algeria warned on Thursday that events in Libya could favour the spread of terrorism and that foreign intervention could make things worse. “What is happening in Libya could be considered as an extra chance we are giving the terrorists,” Foreign Minister Mourad Medelci tol...