Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov said that Moscow is pursuing a peaceful foreign policy Russia continues to pursue a peaceful foreign policy and promotes a unifying regional agenda.
This was stated by Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, addressing the participants of the V Global Forum of Young Diplomats in Kazan. His video message was published in the Telegram channel of the diplomatic department.
The Foreign Minister called Russia the largest Eurasian and Euro-Pacific power that continues to promote a positive and “forward-looking” global regional agenda.
Lavrov noted that Moscow firmly adheres to the fundamental principles of international communication, which are fixed in the UN Charter. In particular, we are talking about the principle of sovereign equality of both large and small States.
“We are consistent supporters of respect for the cultural and civilizational diversity of peoples, their right to determine their own destiny,” the minister said, stressing that Russia does not accept the neocolonial order of Western countries and the United States, which is “based on rules.”
Earlier, Lavrov said that attempts by the United States to extend its dominance to an increasing number of points of the globe are futile. Washington’s actions reflect the policy of permissiveness, the Foreign Minister is sure.