The Minister’s meetings
Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s meeting with Foreign Minister of the Philippines Alan Peter Cayetano
On August 7, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met with Foreign Minister of the Philippines Alan Peter Cayetano on the sidelines of ASEAN ministerial events in Manila (the Philippines).
The ministers exchanged opinions on the prospects for expanding cooperation in politics, trade, the economy and humanitarian affairs pursuant to agreements reached during talks between President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte last May in Moscow.
The ministers noted the similarities between the two countries’ approaches to topical international issues.