Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov’s telephone conversation with Egyptian Ambassador to Russia Ihab Nasr
On May 22, Deputy Foreign Minister and Special Presidential Representative for the Middle East and Africa Mikhail Bogdanov spoke over the phone with Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt to Russia Ihab Nasr.
The officials discussed in detail the Palestinian-Israeli settlement process with a focus on the importance of joining the international community’s efforts to counter the attempts to tear down the international law basis underlying the Middle East peace process. They reaffirmed the importance of consolidating, as soon as possible, all Palestinian movements based on the Palestine Liberation Organisation’s political platform.
The officials also reviewed potential practical approaches to a peaceful settlement of the military and political crises in Libya and Yemen, in keeping with the fundamental principles of international law and the UN Charter.