German and Russian foreign ministers were announced to be set for a meeting on September 14 over the situation in Syria.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will pay a visit to the Turkish capital on Aug. 13 and Aug. 14 where he will hold talks with Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu on recent developments in Syria and other regional issues.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussed recent U.S. sanctions against Moscow and challenges in Syria’s war in a phone call with his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov, on Friday, a State Department spokeswoman said.
(30.7.2018) „Rest assured, we are aware of the schemes harbored by the militaries of both the US and other Western countries against the Russian Federation,“ Lavrov stated in response to the question about how Russia meets modern challenges in the sphere of security.
According to a statement made by the Russian embassy, „The talks between Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Russian Chief of Staff Valery Gerasimov and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu were very constructive.“
Russia’s top diplomat added that Germans want to find solutions that would not complicate their relations with the US