Russia attaches key importance to ensuring long-term stability in Bosnia and in the Balkans as a whole, Russian foreign minister Igor Ivanov said during his meeting with Premier-cum-Foreign Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina Zlatko Lagumdzija last Tuesday. The head of the Bosnian government has arrived in Moscow on a working visit. According to Ivanov, Moscow is ready to take all the possible efforts to develop friendly relations with Bosnia and contribute to the creation of "a strong multi-ethnic state" in the former Yugoslav republic. He also stressed that Russia played an important role in the political settlement of conflicts in Bosnia.
Turkey is an aggressor state that is waging a war in Nagorno Karabakh through the hands of Azerbaijan. It is about time Russia should to show its military strength, otherwise the genocide of Armenians will start