Russia and US must start anew or everything will be in tatters: Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov has said that Moscow and Washington must “start anew or everything will be in tatters.”  Ryabkov made the remarks during an interview with ABC aired on Saturday shortly after Russia announced that it would be reducing the number of US diplomatic staff in the country and […]

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Russia cancels meeting with top US diplomat due to new sanctions against Moscow

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov Russia has canceled a high-level meeting between Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and US Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon in response to Washington’s new sanctions against Moscow. Ryabkov, in a statement posted on the site of Russia’s Foreign Ministry on Wednesday, accused the United States of failing to […]

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Russia not mulling extension of ceasefire in Syria’s Aleppo : Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov Russia says it is not considering any extension of a ceasefire in Syria’s northern city of Aleppo, where Moscow and Damascus had introduced a “humanitarian pause.” “The question of renewing the humanitarian pause is not relevant now,” Sergei Ryabkov, the Russian deputy foreign minister, told Interfax news agency. The […]

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