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Top U.S. and China diplomats to hold in-person talks

Top U.S. and China diplomats to hold in-person talks

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will meet with top Chinese officials on March 18 in Alaska, the White House said, the first high-level in-person contact between the two sparring countries under the Biden administration. The …

Russia and U.S. to extend New START on Moscow’s conditions

Russia and U.S. to extend New START on Moscow’s conditions

Russia and the U.S. have agreed to extend the Treaty on Measures for the Further Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms (New START) without pre-conditions, as Moscow insisted, Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov told …

Biden team asks Russia ambassador to stay in post

Biden team asks Russia ambassador to stay in post

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden’s transition team has asked the U.S. ambassador to Russia, John Sullivan, and a very small number of other Trump political appointees, to temporarily remain in their diplomatic posts, according to people …

Russia and U.S. discuss COVID-19 pandemic, vaccines

Russia and U.S. discuss COVID-19 pandemic, vaccines

Russian Health Minister Mikhail Murashko and U.S. Ambassador to Russia John Sullivan have held a working meeting to discuss the novel coronavirus pandemic and efforts to develop a vaccine against the disease, the Russian Health Ministry’s …

U.S. holds talks with Russia to restore G8

U.S. holds talks with Russia to restore G8

The United States is working with Russia on the details of its possible participation in the expanded G7 summit after U.S. President Donald Trump's invitation, U.S. Ambassador to Russia John Sullivan said in an interview with RBC. …

World congratulates Russia on its 30th anniversary

World congratulates Russia on its 30th anniversary

World leaders congratulated Russians and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Russia Day. One of the first congratulations came from the President of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev. “The Russian Federation is confidently following the …

Putin: peace on Earth depends on Russia-U.S. relations 

Putin: peace on Earth depends on Russia-U.S. relations 

Russian President Vladimir Putin received letters of credence from 23 newly-appointed foreign ambassadors, including John Sullivan of the U.S. Speaking at a ceremony, which was held in the Grand Kremlin …

Lavrov receives new U.S. ambassador to Russia

Lavrov receives new U.S. ambassador to Russia

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov received U.S. Ambassador to Russia John Sullivan today, the Russian Foreign Ministry reported. The sides discussed the prospects for Russian-U.S. …

New U.S. Ambassador Sullivan arrives in Moscow today

New U.S. Ambassador Sullivan arrives in Moscow today

New U.S. ambassador to Russia John Sullivan will arrive to Moscow today. According to the U.S. embassy, "Ambassador Sullivan looks forward to enhancing the overall bilateral relationship and strengthening …

New U.S. ambassador to Russia takes oath

New U.S. ambassador to Russia takes oath

U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo administered the oath of new U.S. ambassador to Russia John Sullivan, the U.S. top diplomat wrote on Twitter. "Honored to swear in John Sullivan as the …

New U.S. Ambassador to Russia names priority areas

New U.S. Ambassador to Russia names priority areas

Newly appointed U.S. ambassador to Russia John Sullivan said he will try to focus on areas where the two sides can cooperate. Sullivan said he has a range of priorities: Cooperating on an arms-control strategy that …

U.S. concedes defeat on Nord Stream 2

U.S. concedes defeat on Nord Stream 2

Washington has conceded its defeat on the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project. According to senior administration officials, the U.S. has little leverage to prevent the pipeline project between Russia and Germany from being completed, …

U.S. Senate confirms Sullivan as ambassador to Russia

U.S. Senate confirms Sullivan as ambassador to Russia

The U.S. Senate confirmed John Sullivan to be the next United States ambassador to Russia. As many as 70 senators voted to confirm Sullivan, while 22 voted against. Sullivan served as acting …

Moscow and Washington preparing anti-terror meeting

Moscow and Washington preparing anti-terror meeting

Russia and the United States are laying groundwork for a meeting on anti-terror fight at the level of deputies of top Russian and US diplomats, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Oleg Syromolotov said. "The effort is …

Kadyrov invites Sullivan to Chechnya

Kadyrov invites Sullivan to Chechnya

Head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov invited US acting secretary of state John Sullivan to Chechnya after a representative of the US diplomatic department reported on human rights violations in the republic. "I answer with all …