Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov’s meeting with Egyptian Ambassador to Russia Ihab Nasr
On June 2, Deputy Foreign Minister and Special Presidential Representative for the Middle East and Africa Mikhail Bogdanov received Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt to the Russian Federation Ihab Nasr.
The officials held an in-depth discussion on current regional developments, primarily Libya, Syria and the Palestinian-Israeli settlement. They pointed out the importance of the international community joining forces to prevent the escalation of tensions in the Middle East and North Africa.
They also talked about strengthening the multifaceted Russian-Egyptian cooperation, including at international venues.