Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov was due in Tehran Tuesday evening for talks that officials said would focus on bilateral ties, a landmark nuclear deal and plans for a Syria peace conference.The two-day visit comes after Iran agreed in ... FULL ARTICLE AT France 24
Russia is in favor of inviting Iran to participate in the Geneva-2 international conference on the resolution of the Syrian civil conflict.
"Russia and Iran share in many aspects the positions on the Syrian crisis. We see the major ... FULL ARTICLE AT Sofia News Agency
Sergey Viktorovich Lavrov (Russian: Серге́й Ви́кторович Лавро́в, born March 21, 1950, in Moscow) is the Foreign Minister of Russia.
He has Armenian-Russian ethnic background; his father was an Armenian from Tbilisi.
Lavrov speaks Russian, English, French and Sinhala, which he learned at the MGIMO.
Lavrov graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations in 1972. He was sent as a... Full Article At Wikipedia.org