23 September 201617:44

Press Release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s meeting with the foreign ministers of the three leading countries of CELAC

1721-23-09-2016

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On September 23, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met with the foreign ministers of the three leading countries of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) on the sidelines of the 71st UN General Assembly session.

The ministers discussed practical aspects of multilateral cooperation through the Russia-CELAC mechanism for political dialogue and cooperation created last year, and also exchanged opinions on key issues on the international and regional agendas.  

The parties agreed to hold the next ministerial meeting between Russia and the CELAC Quartet next November in Moscow.

Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)

Council of Europe (CoE)

NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

European Union (EU)

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