Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s telephone conversation with Foreign Minister of the People's Republic of China Wang Yi
On April 14, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov had a telephone conversation with State Council member and Foreign Minister of the People's Republic of China Wang Yi.
The ministers discussed the coronavirus pandemic and reviewed the measures taken by both countries to counter it. The officials praised Russia-China cooperation in addressing the practical matters of the pandemic. They confirmed their mutual commitment to promoting cooperation to protect the lives and health of the people of the two countries and to coordinate efforts to fight the pandemic globally.
The ministers touched on a number of other pressing items on the bilateral and international agendas, including Russia-China interaction at the UN and UN Security Council, as well as promoting a sustainable settlement in Afghanistan based on the interests of the countries of that region.