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Rex Tillerson Runs to Sergey Lavrov as Trump Challenges Him to “IQ Test”

Moscow (Duran) – Rex Tillerson continues to do his job in spite of a circus-like atmosphere in Washington. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has held an apparently amiable phone conversation with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. The nature of the phone call speaks to the fact that in spite of the general chaos in Washington, Tillerson […]

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Saudi FM Offers Thinly Veiled Criticism of US During Press Conference with Sergey Lavrov

Moscow (Duran) – The context of Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir’s criticism of American style foreign meddling is a clear sign that even a country like Saudi Arabia seeks to diversify its geo-economic and hence, geo-political portfolio. The Foreign Minister of Russia, Sergey Lavrov has held a press conference with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, following President Vladimir […]

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After Russian Warning, US Claims Victory ‘Averting’ Chemical Attack in Syria

Washington (GPA) – Shortly after Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov issued a warning of “proportionate” response to US aggression on Syria, Washington tried to make their retreat look like a victory. As our readers already know, earlier this week the Trump regime issued a warning to the Syrian government that there would be retaliation for […]

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Sergey Lavrov Promises “Proportional” Response to US Aggression Against Syria

Moscow (Duran) – Lavrov compared a US assault on Syria to an assault on Russian dignity. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has just wrapped up a press conference with German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel. When asked about Russia’s response to aggressive statements form the US saying that Syria is planning to use chemical weapons and that the US intends […]

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Russia Shreds ‘Primitive,’ ‘Inconsistent’ US Stance as Tillerson Leaves Moscow

Moscow (TeleSUR) – Russia’s Putin and Foreign Minister Lavrov expressed sarcasm and open hostility during Rex Tillerson’s visit to Russia, the first by a Trump official. Russia’s top officials didn’t pull any punches as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson completed his visit to Moscow Wednesday, the first by any member of U.S. President Donald Trump’s cabinet. The round […]