Source Pravda.Ru

Moscow pins hopes on co-operation with International crisis group

Moscow hopes for positive interaction with the International Crisis Group which has opened an office in Moscow.

Russian deputy foreign minister Yuri Fedotov said this at a meeting in Moscow on Thursday with the ICG chief Gareth Evans, reports the Press and Information Board of the Russian Foreign Ministry.

They discussed topical problems of preventing and settling crises in different parts of the world, as well as the importance of strengthening the central role of the United Nations in this sphere.

Gareth Evans noted the ICG's desire to contribute to the effort of the international community under the UN aegis to prevent armed conflicts.

As regards the opening of the ICG Moscow office, the two voiced mutual hope that it would promote positive co-operation between the Group and Russia's government and public institutions.

Comments
Russian air defences ready to shoot down NATO drones and reconnaissance aircraft over Crimea
USA highly concerned about Russia's cold-blooded silence in response to missile attack on Syria
Putin Forever
Russian air defences ready to shoot down NATO drones and reconnaissance aircraft over Crimea
Blame MH17 on Russia: International investigation turns into demonic circus
Venezuela may expect another Panama scenario from 1989
Russian opposition activists desperately urge the West to topple President Putin
Russian air defences ready to shoot down NATO drones and reconnaissance aircraft over Crimea
The Netherlands and Australia officially accuse Russia of downing MH17 over Donbass
World leaders unite with Russia at St. Petersburg International Economic Forum
Blame MH17 on Russia: International investigation turns into demonic circus
The Royal Wedding and the Silly Season
Skripals fall under heavy British pressure
World leaders unite with Russia at St. Petersburg International Economic Forum
Blame MH17 on Russia: International investigation turns into demonic circus
World leaders unite with Russia at St. Petersburg International Economic Forum
Skripals fall under heavy British pressure
Russian spy Sergei Skripal recovers from chemical poisoning completely
The Netherlands and Australia officially accuse Russia of downing MH17 over Donbass
Blame MH17 on Russia: International investigation turns into demonic circus
Blame MH17 on Russia: International investigation turns into demonic circus