Sergey Lavrov

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Sergey Lavrov
Sergey Lavrov 17.03.2010.jpeg
Meenister o Foreign Affairs
Assumed office
9 Mairch 2004
Prime Meenister Mikhail Fradkov
Viktor Zubkov
Vladimir Putin
Viktor Zubkov
Dmitry Medvedev
Precedit bi Igor Ivanov
Roushie Ambassador tae the Unitit Naitions
In office
22 September 1994 – 12 Julie 2004
Preses Boris Yeltsin
Vladimir Putin
Precedit bi Yuli Vorontsov
Succeedit bi Andrey Denisov
Personal details
Born (1950-03-21) 21 Mairch 1950 (age 69)
Moscow, Roushie SFSR, Soviet Union
Poleetical pairty Unitit Roushie
Spoose(s) Maria Lavrova
Bairns Ekaterina
Alma mater Moscow State Institute o Internaitional Relations
Awairds Order o Honour

Sergey Viktorovich Lavrov (Roushie: Серге́й Ви́кторович Лавро́в; born 21 Mairch 1950) is a Roushie[1] diplomat who haes been the Foreign Meenister o Roushie syne 2004. His nomination tae the Foreign Meenister's affice wis approved bi twa Roushie preses, in 2008 bi Dmitry Medvedev an in 2012 bi Vladimir Putin.

Prior tae that, Lavrov wis a Soviet diplomat an Roushie's ambassador tae the Unitit Naitions frae 1994 tae 2004. Besides his native Russian, Lavrov speaks Inglis, French, an Sinhala.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Lavrov Sergey Viktorovich". Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. Retrieved 4 February 2013. 
  2. Russia's deep suspicion of the West