Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s meeting with Head of HAMAS Politburo Khaled Meshaal


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On August 3, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met in Doha with Head of   HAMAS Politburo Khaled Meshaal on the sidelines of his working visit to Qatar.

During the meeting, they discussed the prospects of a settlement in the Middle East, the situation on Palestinian territories, including the Gaza Strip, and other aspects of the situation in the region. Mr Lavrov reaffirmed Russia’s support for efforts to restore Palestinian national unity on the basis of the platform of the Palestine Liberation Organisation and the Arab Peace Initiative.


August 3, 2015

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