There was optimism from Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov that a peace deal in Ukraine could be within grasp. But the minister, speaking during
US Secretary of State John Kerry met with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Rome on Sunday as the US tries to diffuse tensions over
The war of words between Moscow and the West over Ukraine has continued this weekend.
On Saturday US Vice-President Joe Biden warned Russia not to
Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov has told the country’s parliament that Moscow and the European Union need to resume cooperation.