Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov’s meeting with Syrian Ambassador to Russia Riad Haddad
On June 9, Deputy Foreign Minister and Special Presidential Representative for the Middle East and Africa Mikhail Bogdanov met with Ambassador of the Syrian Arab Republic to Russia Riad Haddad at the latter’s request.
The two diplomats held a detailed exchange of opinions on the prospects of the developments in Syria and around it. Mikhail Bogdanov reaffirmed Russia’s unchanging support for the sovereignty, unity and territorial integrity of the Syrian Arab Republic and its commitment to continuing effective support for Syria in its fight against international terrorism. The parties also discussed some topical aspects of Russian-Syrian cooperation in the economic and humanitarian areas in the interest of Syria’s swift post-conflict restoration.