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Speech by President of Russia Vladimir Putin at the informal CIS summit, St Petersburg, December 20, 2019

Colleagues, I am very happy to see you. I would like to welcome you once again, in this “very extended” format of CIS heads of state. We have resolved on events dedicated to the end of the...

Main results of Russian foreign policy 2019

In 2019, Russia focused its efforts on easing international tension and building up multi-sided cooperation with the countries and associations that displayed reciprocal readiness to develop...

St Petersburg International Economic Forum 2020

The dates of the 24th St. Petersburg International Economic Forum have been set as 3–6 June 2020. The SPIEF is held each year under the auspices of the President of the Russian Federation. For...

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s remarks and answers to media questions at a joint news conference following talks with US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo, Washington, December 10, 2019

Ladies and gentlemen, I would like to express my gratitude to Secretary of State of the United States Michael Pompeo for this opportunity to have a meeting here in Washington. We accepted the...

Russian gas exports to China launched via the eastern route

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping participated in the launch ceremony of the Power of Siberia gas pipeline, via teleconference. In May 2014, Gazprom signed a...