Berlin - 2012 Sergei Lavrov, the Russian foreign minister Greetings to the participants of the II International Conference "Russia and Europe: current problems of modern international journalism" M. Seslavinsky, head of the Russian Agency for Press and Mass Communications Greetings to the participants of the II International Conference "Russia and Europe: current problems of modern international journalism"
"Golden Collection" Nouri al-Maliki, the Iraqi Prime Minister We can only survive by building a single state, a single civil society. Russia has a long history of relations with Iraq, and I hope that we will establish strong relationships with Russian companies in various industries. Some attribute our visit just to the purchase of weapons. I must say that it is not. We have a variety of objectives, and the purchase of arms is not primary among them. MULTILATERAL DIPLOMACY A. Grushko,...
DIPLOMACY S. Naryshkin Russia and PACE: Options for the Future On October 2, the PACE session passed a resolution on Russia which carried a number of statements unacceptable to Moscow, causing the Russian delegation to vote against the document Bob Carr, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Australia On the 70th Anniversary of the Diplomatic Relations Between Australia and Russia The relations between Australia and Russia have gone a long and difficult way over the seven decades since the establishment...
S. Lavrov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Russian Diplomacy and the XXI Challenges The XXI century international relations evolve towards a polycentric configuration, meaning that no individual country, no matter how powerful, no camp akin to the Cold War political blocs, and no concert of the chosen few countries or centers of influence should expect to enjoy monopoly in global decision-making POLITICS I. Ivanov The US-Russian Reset: a Tactical Move or a Strategic Choice? Gauging...
Policy G. Karasin, State Secretary, Deputy Minister of Russian Foreign Affairs The "Occupation" of Abkhazia and South Ossetia: Myths and Reality Four years ago, on the night of 7 to 8 August 2008, the Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili treacherously violated the promise of a ceasefire, and ordered the attack on the peaceful city of Tskhinvali. A. Pritsepov and S. Petrovich. The beginning of the Russian Chairmanship of the Council of the Baltic Sea States On 1st July of this year, Russia...
Vladimir Putin, President of Russia Speech at the meeting of ambassadors and permanent representatives of the Russian Federation. International Organizations in Moscow on July 9, 2012 The World Trade Organization A. Denisov, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia Foreign Policy Aspects of Russia's accession to WTO Russia's membership in the WTO is complete proof of the confidence of foreign partners in the economic and investment policy of the Russian government. I.Rudenskiy, chairman...
VI meeting of Ambassadors and the Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation A.Denisov, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia Russia in a Changing World: Continuing priorities and new opportunities The title of the article pronounced the motto of the upcoming meeting of ambassadors and permanent representatives of the Russian Federation to International Organizations. Such meetings by tradition are held every two years. They are an important part of the political and diplomatic...
Diplomacy Business and human rights - the struggle of opposites, or the requirement of the present? Gatilov G. In an increasingly globalized world, the intertwining of financial and economic ties and the question of the civilized behaviour of transnational corporations is beginning to take on a special poignancy. Corporations are called upon to be leaders in the field of labour relations, be in compliance with labour laws, and therefore, of human rights. Keywords: business and human rights,...
Trends BRICS in the system of global governance M. Larionova The role of the BRICS countries in the system of global governance is not a function of one variable, that is to say, the economic growth of BRICS countries. A significant contribution to the growing influence of BRICS is a progressive strengthening of cooperation between the countries. Since the crisis of 2008, BRICS coordination has widened and deepened in various policy areas, in different formats and on different levels....