Sergei Lavrov celebrates 70th anniversary

Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said the 70-year anniversary.

Sergei Lavrov was a permanent member of the Security Council of the Russian Federation, extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Russia. Has the title of honored worker of the diplomatic service of the Russian Federation. Full cavalier of the order “For merits before Fatherland”.

Lavrov heads the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia for 16 years. He firmly defends the position of our country in the world, reports TASS. Lavrov visits with visits to the most complex, the hot spots of the planet — Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Venezuela. In September 2008 immediately after the end of armed conflict — he visited Abkhazia and South Ossetia.

15 Jan 2020 was announced about the resignation of the government. The Russians anxiously expected, Lavrov will stay in his post and he left. At the youth forum “Territory meanings of” Minister thanked for the fact that he “never screwed up”.

Lavrov was born in Noginsk near Moscow. In 1972 he graduated from the Oriental Department of the Moscow state Institute of international relations (MGIMO) of the MFA of the USSR. Later wrote the national anthem of the University.

he Loves poetry, writes verses, sings under a guitar once a week, plays football, is a fan of Moscow “Spartak”, he enjoys white water rafting. Also known for his passion for Smoking, he continued to smoke in the headquarters of the UN, even after it was prohibited by Secretary General Kofi Annan.

Sergei Lavrov speaks about diplomacy as: “to succeed in this field, you need to always learn new things and to be loyal to his country”.