Lavrov said U.S. Ambassador John Sullivan was advised to travel "home for consultations."
21:00, 16 April 2021
Lavrov's statement comes amid Russia amassing troops and military hardware along Ukrainian border under the pretext of drills.
18:00, 01 April 2021
Kuleba: Russia started curtailing relations with EU back in 2014, by launching aggression against UkraineRussia's top diplomat Sergei Lavrov, with his statements, has revealed "the whole breadth of the Russian soul," Kuleba said.
23:15, 16 February 2021
Peskov claims, what Lavrov meant was that Russia should be ready "for some restrictions, for some limitations, and other unfriendly manifestations."
16:05, 12 February 2021
The main parameters of the geopolitical landscape of the 21st century are now being drawn, the top diplomat says.
09:00, 08 February 2021
Linde stressed that a resolution to the conflict is a strong priority for Sweden as Chair.
12:20, 04 February 2021
Ukraine has slammed the statement as "unacceptable".
14:25, 15 January 2021
The icon is almost 300 years old and was stored in the Ukrainian city of Luhansk, which is now occupied by Russian-controlled forces.
11:55, 12 January 2021
Malofeev is a fan of religious works of art.
10:15, 24 December 2020
There are signs showing the icon is of Ukrainian origin and had been stolen from the war-torn region in Donbas.
21:20, 20 December 2020
Prosecutors have already launched an investigation into the Ukrainian diplomats' note.
18:45, 18 December 2020
Lavrov did meet with the presidency's Serb member Milorad Dodik on Monday and again on Tuesday.
21:00, 15 December 2020
The full implementation of the Minsk agreements remains key in EU-Russia relations.
22:30, 13 October 2020
Russia itself has admitted to sending its "specialists" to the neighboring state, the Ukrainian diplomat said.
17:55, 02 September 2020
The top diplomat has claimed some 200 Ukrainian nationals have already deployed after passing training.
16:05, 02 September 2020
However, if Russia fails to go for any concessions, Ukraine will be looking for other settlement options, beyond the Minsk format, suggests delegation chief.
16:45, 17 August 2020
The minister claims the mission "pays insufficient attention" to its mandate.
11:59, 12 August 2020
Lavrov demands evidence of Russian government involvement, alleged by German prosecutors.
09:50, 12 August 2020
Maas has emphasized that Russian cooperation is required to achieve progress in implementing the decisions approved at the Normandy Four summit.
19:10, 20 May 2020