The special representative of the President of Russia SAR, Alexander Lavrentiev and the Deputy head of the Russian foreign Ministry Sergey Vershinin and discussed with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad cooperation to provide humanitarian assistance to Syrians, and to restore infrastructure, according to the Russian foreign Ministry.
Earlier Wednesday, the press service of the presidential Palace of Syria reported that Assad took Lavrentiev and Vershinina, during the meeting they discussed the developments in Syria. Lavrentiev gave the President and people of Syria congratulations on the successful holding of parliamentary elections. The Syrian leader also discussed with the Russian delegation the process of preparing for a meeting of the constitutional Commission on Syria in Geneva next month and action the different parties to create a favorable atmosphere for the negotiations.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad received in Damascus, the special representative of the President of Russia on SAR and Alexander Lavrentyev, the Deputy head of Russian foreign Ministry Sergei Vershinin, the press service of the presidential Palace.
Lavrentiev gave the President and people of Syria congratulations on the successful holding of parliamentary elections.
Deputy foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergey Vershinin and the representatives of the Ministry of defence discussed with the Turkish side early cessation of hostilities in Libya, says the Russian foreign Ministry.
The Russian interagency delegation led by Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Vershinin held with representatives of the defense Ministry of Russia held on 21-22 July in Ankara consultations with the leaders of the various Turkish ministries led by Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Turkey Sedata a Onal.
Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Vershinin and the U.S. Ambassador to Russia John Sullivan discussed the settlement in Syria and Libya, expressing interest in coordinating the approaches of Moscow and Washington on this issue.
In a statement on the website of the Russian foreign Ministry noted that the telephone conversation was initiated by the American side.
Russian President Vladimir Putin extended his public service beyond the age limit by another year, the Deputy head of Russian foreign Ministry Sergei Vershinin, the corresponding decree was published on the official Internet portal of legal information.
"To extend the period of Federal state civil service in excess of the established maximum age limit in government service for one year Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Vershinin V.", - the document says.
An attempt to attack the drone base Hamim is assessed by Moscow as a terrorist attack, with the militants no reconciliation can not be, said Deputy foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergey Vershinin.
"The attacks we consider in the category of terrorist attacks, with terrorists, no ceasefires can not be," said Vershinin to reporters.
Presnensky court of Moscow on Thursday extended for three months the house arrest of the lawyer of the former Minister of Open government Mikhail Abyzov, Alexander Vershinin on charges of attempt at especially large swindle, told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of the court Lela Kokaya.
"The court has satisfied the petition of the investigation and extended the house arrest of Vershinin to 16 October," - said the Agency interlocutor.
U.S. sanctions against Syria under the so-called "act of Caesar" cripple the Syrian economy and wreak havoc on ordinary citizens, while the negative effect of unilateral sanctions cannot be compensated either by donor contributions or humanitarian exemptions, which in practice do not work, said Deputy foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergey Vershinin.
"Regrettable that on the eve of the conference, may 28, the EU adopted a decision to extend the illegal unilateral sanctions against Syria imposed bypassing the UN security Council. Prior to this, on 7 may, a similar decision was taken in Washington, and then, on June 17, reinforced its entry into force the so-called "Act of Caesar". In the words of this law and sanctions supposedly aimed at the protection of civilians in Syria, but in fact cripple the Syrian economy and hit ordinary Syrians," said Vershinin during the international online conference "Brussels-4". The text of his speech published on the foreign Ministry website.
Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Vershinin and discussed with the Ambassador of Switzerland in Russia Yves rossie of a settlement in Syria and the situation in Libya and Iran, said the Russian foreign Ministry.
Vershinin took Rosie on Friday.
Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Vershinin discussed by telephone with the Director General for political Affairs Ministry of foreign Affairs of Belgium Axel Kenes, a number of international issues and regional problems in light of their consideration in the UN Security Council, including the middle East settlement and the situation with the Treaty on open skies, said the Russian foreign Ministry.
As have informed in the Russian foreign Ministry, the telephone conversation was initiated by the Belgian side.
Deputy foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergey Vershinin and the charge d'affaires of Israel in Russia Yakov Livne discussed the increased level of cooperation between Russia and Israel in various fields, including combating the spread of coronavirus infection, said the Russian foreign Ministry.
Vershinin took the Shower at his request.
Deputy foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergey Vershinin and discussed with the senior assistant Minister of foreign Affairs of Iran at the special political Affairs Haji Ali Askar development of cooperation in the framework of the Astana format on Syria, said the Russian foreign Ministry.
Telephone conversation Vershinin and Hadji took place on 10 June at the initiative of the Iranian side.