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Maria Vladimirovna Zakharova is the Director of the Information and Press Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation from 10 August 2015. She has a degree of Candidate in Historical Sciences, the Russian equivalent of a PhD.
US speaks about Russia's alleged invasion of Ukraine to cover its provocations: Moscow
US statements about Russia allegedly preparing an offensive against Ukraine are needed to create a backdrop for its own large-scale military provocations, Russian foreign ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday. ...
No talks with Taliban held on recognition of Afghan govt, says Russian Foreign Ministry
Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova on Thursday said that Moscow has not received any information from the Taliban side on their decision to send an envoy to Russia and mentioned that country's recognition of the Taliban's government ...
Moscow confirms Russia-NATO council meeting to take place on January 12
Russian Foreign Ministry's spokeswoman Maria Zakharova on Thursday said that Moscow confirms the upcoming January 12 meeting of the Russia-NATO Council and January 13 consultations between Russia and the OSCE. ...
Stoltenberg wants to hold Russia-NATO council talks on January 12
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg is ready to organize a meeting of the Russia-NATO Council on January 12, a NATO official told the DPA News agency. ...
Russia orders US diplomats to leave in retaliation
Part of the U.S. Embassy staffers must leave Russia in two months, the Russian Foreign Ministry said Wednesday in response to Washington's decision to expel Russian diplomats. ...
UK foreign minister warns Russia against 'any action' against Ukraine ahead of NATO talks
The United Kingdom will use all economic and diplomatic means at its disposal to prevent the Russian incursion into Ukraine, and such move by Moscow would be strategically wrong, UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss said on Tuesday. ...
Russia criticizes US for Afghanistan crisis
Russia has criticized the United States for the current crisis that is gripping Afghanistan, and said Washington placed the country in a big humanitarian catastrophe. ...
Lavrov to participate in OSCE council meeting on December 2-3
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will participate in the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Council meeting in Stockholm on December 2-3, Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday. ...