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Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov’s telephone conversation with Secretary General of the PLO Executive Committee Saeb Erakat
On March 27, Special Presidential Representative for the Middle East and Africa and Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov had a telephone conversation with Secretary General of the Palestine Liberation Organisation Executive Committee Saeb Erakat at the Palestinian side’s initiative.
The discussion focused on the developments in the West Bank and Gaza, including in the context of measures undertaken by the Palestinian leadership to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
While exchanging opinions on the Middle East agenda, Mikhail Bogdanov reaffirmed Russia’s continued readiness to facilitate the Palestinian-Israeli settlement on the established basis of international law, both in bilateral formats and as part of the Middle East quartet of international mediators.