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Russia Urges Syria to Give up Chemical Weapons

Russia Urges Syria to Give up Chemical Weapons

Russian FM urges Assad regime to surrender its chemical weapon stockpile to avoid western military strikes.Ari Soffer, 09/09/2013 20:15
Kerry and Lavrov to Meet and Talk About Syria

Kerry and Lavrov to Meet and Talk About Syria

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will meet Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Paris for talks on Syria's conflict.Elad Benari, Canada, 25/05/2013 00:39
Russia, UN Call for Urgent Conference on Syria

Russia, UN Call for Urgent Conference on Syria

UN Secretary-General and Russia agree that a peace conference on Syria should be held "as soon as possible".Elad Benari, Canada, 17/05/2013 21:57
Russia to Arm Syria, Despite Israel's Objection

Russia to Arm Syria, Despite Israel's Objection

Russia's Foreign Minister clarifies his country intends to complete the deal to sell advanced missile systems to Syria.Elad Benari, 17/05/2013 06:04
U.S., Russia Seek Conference on Syria

U.S., Russia Seek Conference on Syria

The U.S. and Russia agreed to push both sides in the Syria conflict to find a solution and hold an international conference.Elad Benari, 08/05/2013 05:46
Russia's Lavrov Meets Head of Syrian Opposition

Russia's Lavrov Meets Head of Syrian Opposition

Moscow says it wants to keep in regular contact with the Syrian opposition after FM Lavrov meets the coalition's leader.Elad Benari, 03/02/2013 05:51
Russian FM Warns Against Strike in Iran

Russian FM Warns Against Strike in Iran

Attacking Iran's nuclear facilities "a very dangerous idea," says Russian FM Sergei Lavrov.Elad Benari, 24/01/2013 05:16
Assad 'Living on Warship'

Assad 'Living on Warship'

Unconfirmed report in Saudi newspaper says Syrian strongman travels to Syria by helicopter to attend meetings.Gil Ronen, 14/01/2013 14:53
Russia: Assad Can't be Forced to Step Down

Russia: Assad Can't be Forced to Step Down

Russia admits that Syrian President will not be persuaded to quit, insists there is still a chance of finding a political solution.Elad Benari, 30/12/2012 05:11
Russia Urges Assad to Talk to Opposition

Russia Urges Assad to Talk to Opposition

Russia, Syria's closest ally despite months of violence, encourages Assad to hold dialogue with opposition.Elad Benari, Canada, 28/12/2012 21:55
Lavrov: Syria Consolidating Chemical Weapons

Lavrov: Syria Consolidating Chemical Weapons

Russia's foreign minister says Syria has acted to consolidate its chemical weapons to prevent rebels capturing them.Elad Benari, 23/12/2012 03:21
Lavrov Supports Palestine in Meeting with Abbas

Lavrov Supports Palestine in Meeting with Abbas

Russian Foreign Minister meets PA Chairman in Amman. "For us the statehood of Palestine is not questionable," he says.Elad Benari, 07/11/2012 03:12
Lavrov: 'Israeli Arabs Will Save You From Attack'

Lavrov: 'Israeli Arabs Will Save You From Attack'

At a meeting with Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov dismissed Israeli fears of attack by IranDavid Lev, 11/10/2012 15:27
Russia: West 'Blackmailing' Us over Syria

Russia: West 'Blackmailing' Us over Syria

Moscow: Western powers threaten to cancel U.N. observer force in Syria unless military intervention is authorized.Gil Ronen, 16/07/2012 15:03
Russia Willing to See Assad Leave, Not by Force

Russia Willing to See Assad Leave, Not by Force

Russia is willing to see Syria's President Bashar al-Assad leave power – but not by force; rather, as part of a “political settlement.”Chana Ya'ar, 06/06/2012 17:20
Russia Frustrated With Assad

Russia Frustrated With Assad

Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov made a rare show of public pique over Assad's slow adoption of recommended reforms in Syria.Gabe Kahn., 15/03/2012 02:13
Lavrov Pushes for Reforms in Syria, Violence Rages

Lavrov Pushes for Reforms in Syria, Violence Rages

Russian Foreign Minister visits Assad, urges reforms. Assad claims to agree, but continues killing.Elad Benari, 08/02/2012 07:16
Russia Protecting Iran from West

Russia Protecting Iran from West

Russia stepped up to protect Iran from Western interference Wednesday, warning that further sanctions would only "stifle" the economy.Chana Ya'ar, 18/01/2012 14:15