Russian experts and military analysts weigh in on the evolving situation in Libya where an uprising against the regime of leader Muammar Gaddafi has been followed by an international military operation with the stated goal of restoring peace in the region.
A possible resolution in the UN Security Council addressing illegal immigration issues must be considered to the last detail so that it does not create an opportunity for violations, as that happened after the adoption of the UN resolution on Libya, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said
The Russian embassy in Libya will resume work only after safe conditions have been created for this, special presidential envoy for the Middle East, Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said in an interview with Interfax
Russian Embassy staff will return to Libya only after the Libyan authorities confirm their ability to ensure the security of Russia's diplomatic mission in the country "by deeds", Russian Ambassador to Libya Ivan Molotkov said
Attempts to replay a Libyan-style scenario in Syria would lead to a deadlock, which is capable of destabilizing the situation both in Syria and in the region as a whole, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said