India has smart approach in Indo-Pacific amid US efforts to contain China: Sergey Lavrov
Pulling up the US over its strategic concept of the Indo-Pacific, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said it was initiated to disrupt the existing structure and contain China but added that friend India has adopted a smart strategy on this.
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India, Russia likely to step up high level engagements
India, after hosting US President Donald Trump, will now focus on pushing its relations with major partner Russia through a series of high-level engagements marking 20th edition of annual summit and 10 years of special strategic partnership.
Russian support to India on Kashmir is rooted in history
While the Moscow has formed closer partnership Beijing as part of their global strategy to counter USA, the two do not share similar views on the Kashmir issue. China is in favour of internationalising the matter but Russia has consistently favoured a solution under bilateral format.
PM Modi suggests 2020 as year of implementation of key decisions arrived with Russia in 2019
This was decided when Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met Modi here on Wednesday. The Prime Minister noted that several important decisions and outcomes were reached between the two countries in 2019.
Russia backs India for permanent UNSC seat
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Tuesday advocated for permanent United Nations Security Council (UNSC) seats for countries includi...
Russian FM, US envoys to visit India next week
Lavrov is on a key visit to India to meet his counterpart ahead of five planned meetings between PM Modi and President Putin this year, and will be among the star attractions for the Raisina Dialogue. The escalating tensions in the Gulf region in India’s Western neighbourhood, where Russia also has huge stake, will figure during Lavrov’s meetings here.
Raisina Dialogue 2020 to host ministers from across globe
Raisina Dialogue 2020 to be held here between January 14 and 16 promises to be a mega show amid presence of foreign ministers from across the globe.
Kashmir issue should not be discussed at any common platform: Russian Foreign Minister
His made remarks at a press meet in Moscow responding to a query sent by ET on Russia's position on repeated attempts to discuss Kashmir issue at the UN Security Council despite failure at first meeting in August 2019. Lavrov visited Delhi earlier this week. The comments hold significance after yet another Chinese attempt at UNSC to internationalise issue fell flat.
After Russia's criticism, US & India say Indo-Pacific not aimed at excluding any country
US Deputy National Security Adviser Matthew Pottinger, during a panel discussion at the Raisina Dialogue here, slammed Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov for saying that the Indo-Pacific initiative was aimed at disrupting the existing regional structures.
Indian PM suggests 2020 as year of implementation of 2019 Indo-Russian pacts
The Prime Minister noted that several important decisions and outcomes were reached between the two countries in 2019.
Russia pushes India’s entry into Eurasian Economic Union strengthening third country coop
The EAEU member states approved a document defining the strategic goals for developing the Eurasian integration until 2025, the Russian Foreign Ministry stated last week while listing its achievements for 2019. They also endorsed a concept for forming an EAEU financial common market with a view to launching it in 2025, according to the Ministry.
S Jaishankar to meet Russian foreign minister Lavrov in Moscow on August 27
The visit would happen weeks ahead of the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok from September 4 to 6 where Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be the main guest.
S Jaishankar to meet his Russian, Chinese counterparts next week
This will be Jaishankar’s first meeting with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in his current capacity.
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