Lavrov said that Russia has regained «the historical role of guarantor of global stability»

Russia has regained «the historical demand the role of guarantor of global stability», said the Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov in interview to «Interfax».

He noted that in 2017 one of the main tasks of Russian diplomacy was to ensure «an adequate response to external challenges in the name of progressive internal development».

The Minister stated that those calls a lot – «from the fratricidal conflict in neighboring Ukraine, which has a strong domestic dimension because of the special national and historical ties between our countries to a dangerous growth of tension in our far Eastern frontier on the Korean Peninsula.»

Lavrov stressed that in 2018 the focus of attention of Russia will remain the fight against international terrorism and settlement of the Syrian conflict.

The armed conflict in Eastern Ukraine began in April 2014. Fighting underway between the Armed forces of Ukraine and Pro-Russian rebels who control part of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions.

In September 2017 the speaker of the General staff of the Armed forces of Ukraine Vladislav Seleznev said that in the East fighting to 6 thousand Russian military.

Lavrov said that Russia is «a peaceful state» who has «no territorial claims against the neighbors.»




Lavrov said that Russia has regained «the historical role of guarantor of global stability» 29.12.2017

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