News and events

2019-12-05
On 5 December 2019 Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov had a meeting with High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell on the sidelines of the OSCE Minist...
2019-12-04
Russia – EU expert dialogue on drugs was held on 4 December 2019 in Brussels. The Russian interagency delegation was led by Mr. Alexey Rogov, Deputy Director of the Department for New Challenges and T...
2019-12-04
On 4 December 2019 Ambassador Vladimir Chizhov, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the EU, met with Mr. Phil Hogan, Member of the European Commission for Trade. The Ambassador hande...
2019-12-03
Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Jean-Claude Juncker, who left the office of President of the European Commission. Vladimir Putin thanked Jean-Claude Juncker for the constructive co...
2019-12-03
Vladimir Putin congratulated Ursula von der Leyen on assuming the office of President of the European Commission. Both sides noted that, despite the current difficult period regarding relations bet...
2019-12-02
On 2 December 2019 Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met in Moscow with the heads of the diplomatic missions of EU countries and the head of the European Union Delegation to the Russian Federation. Th...
2019-12-01
The message reads, in part: “In your capacity as prime minister of Belgium, you have made a major personal contribution to the development of friendly partner relations between Russia and Belgium. ...