Russian Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov's visit to Seoul will focus on international problems, including the inter-Korean settlement.
According to the Russian minister, "Russia has a privileged position on this issue" in connection with "the positive development of Russia's relations both with North and South Koreas".
Igor Ivanov will discuss with the South-Korean authorities further implementation of the agreements, achieved at the last year's meeting between the presidents of the two countries.
Representatives of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation commented on the state of affairs in the Sea of Azov
Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club that Russia will never initiate military actions, including with the use of nuclear weapons