The Lebanese Kataeb website associated with the Christian Phalangists, said the Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov has resigned.
The website refers to «diplomatic sources», according to which, Lavrov asked the President of Russia Vladimir Putin to release him from his post «for reasons unknown».
Version Kataeb, Vladimir Putin intends to take a decision regarding the request of Sergey Lavrov in the coming days.
No other sources reported about the plans of Sergey Lavrov to resign.
Lavrov headed the Russian foreign Ministry in the spring of 2004, succeeding Igor Ivanov. Prior to that, Sergei Lavrov within ten years he represented Russia in the UN.