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Russian, French Foreign Ministers discussed Ukraine and JCPOA

Russian, French Foreign Ministers discussed Ukraine and JCPOA

On Saturday, October 30, within the framework of the G20 summit in Rome, a meeting of Russian and French Foreign Ministers Sergei Lavrov and Jean-Yves Le Drian, took place. The relevant information was published on the Russian Foreign Ministry …

EU prepared to sanction Turkey if 'aggressive stance' persists

EU prepared to sanction Turkey if 'aggressive stance' persists

The European Union has a ready package of measures, including sanctions, against Turkey in case if it fails to abandon the "aggressive stance" in various issues of international significance, French Minister of State for European …

JCPOA parties prepare to return Iranian nuclear deal

JCPOA parties prepare to return Iranian nuclear deal

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held talks with his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian, during which the parties discussed the resumption of the meeting of the Joint Commission on the Iranian nuclear deal that will be held on …

Azerbaijani FM and French minister of state discuss Karabakh

Azerbaijani FM and French minister of state discuss Karabakh

Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov received a delegation headed by Minister of State attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of the French Republic Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, according to the Azerbaijani Foreign …

Russian and French FMs discuss Karabakh settlement

Russian and French FMs discuss Karabakh settlement

 Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov spoke by telephone with Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs of the French Republic Jean-Yves Le Drian on November 19, according to the Russian ministry's press service. …

France threatens Turkey with sanctions

France threatens Turkey with sanctions

France on Thursday condemned what it said were "declarations of violence" by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and raised the possibility of new sanctions against Ankara. "There are now declarations of violence, …

Armenian and French FMs discuss Nagorno Karabakh

Armenian and French FMs discuss Nagorno Karabakh

Armenia’s Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan had a telephone conversation with French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, the Armenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said. The main topic of the telephone conversation was …

France to study Trump's Mideast peace plan closely

France to study Trump's Mideast peace plan closely

France said it welcomed U.S. President Donald Trump’s latest efforts to strike a peace deal between Israel and Palestine, and added that Paris would have to study the proposals closely. "France welcomes …

Le Drian hints on new page of France-Russia relations

Le Drian hints on new page of France-Russia relations

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian does not exclude the beginning of a new chapter in the relations between Paris and Moscow. At the same time, he tries ”not to rush in his assessment." The Minister of Foreign Affairs …

Le Drian on his agenda for talks in Moscow

Le Drian on his agenda for talks in Moscow

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has said he plans to discuss efforts aimed at building the European architecture of security and trust with Russia during his upcoming talks in Moscow in September. …

Le Drian and Mnatsakanyan meet in Paris

Le Drian and Mnatsakanyan meet in Paris

Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan met with his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian in Paris, according to the Armenian foreign ministry's press service. Mnatsakanyan expressed sympathy …

Russian and French FMs discuss Syria

Russian and French FMs discuss Syria

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian have held a telephone conversation, discussing the situation in Syria, the Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.