Sergey Ryabkov

Russia urges U.S. to end escalation of relations

Russia urges U.S. to end escalation of relations

The relations between the United States and Russia are on the verge of rupture, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov warned on Tuesday. "Yesterday, a note of protest, which stressed that what is happening has put the …

Russia prepares sanctions lists in response to US measures

Russia prepares sanctions lists in response to US measures

Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergei Ryabkov said that Moscow would soon publish sanctions lists in response to Washington's actions. "The lists are ready, we are working on it. This is by and large part of …

Russia analyzing U.S. proposals on security

Russia analyzing U.S. proposals on security

Russia continues analyzing the US reaction to security guarantees and information keeps coming in, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said on Wednesday. "We are now focused on completing an analysis of the [US] reaction …

Russia to resist NATO expansion  through diplomatic means

Russia to resist NATO expansion through diplomatic means

Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov, who led the Russian delegation at the security talks with the U.S. in Geneva last week, said that Russia will do everything possible through diplomatic means to prevent NATO from expanding to Ukraine. …

Russia-U.S. security talks in Geneva to be held on Jan. 10

Russia-U.S. security talks in Geneva to be held on Jan. 10

Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman will lead security talks in Geneva on Jan. 10, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Thursday. "During the talks we will seek firm …

Ryabkov on Ukraine’s NATO membership prospects

Ryabkov on Ukraine’s NATO membership prospects

The possibility of Ukraine joining NATO is as important to Moscow as it is to Kiev, Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov told International Affairs magazine in an interview. "The possibility of Ukraine …

Russia hopes to continue cooperation with U.S. in outer space

Russia hopes to continue cooperation with U.S. in outer space

Russia hopes that Moscow and Washington will continue their mutually beneficial cooperation in outer space, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said on Wednesday. "I would like to express the hope that our practical …

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister to arrive in Moscow today

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister to arrive in Moscow today

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Ali Bagheri will arrive in Moscow today, Iranian Ambassador to Russia Kazem Jalali wrote about this on his Instagram page. "Within a few hours, Bagheri will arrive at Ryabkov's invitation to …

U.S. views Nuland’s meetings in Moscow as constructive

U.S. views Nuland’s meetings in Moscow as constructive

The U.S. administration believes that U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Victoria Nuland is having constructive and productive meetings during her visit to Moscow, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki told reporters on …