Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov's telephone conversation with Foreign Minister of Bahrain Abdullatif Al Zayani
On July 22, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Foreign Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain Abdullatif Al Zayani had a telephone conversation at the initiative of the Bahraini side.
The two ministers reaffirmed the strong intention of Moscow and Manama to continue coordinated efforts in the interests of promoting traditionally friendly Russian-Bahraini relations. They focused on current issues of maintaining close foreign policy coordination and boosting business, cultural and educational cooperation and bilateral collaboration in fighting the coronavirus infection. They also reaffirmed mutual interest in helping to resolve the conflicts in the Middle East and North Africa and establishing a dialogue on security issues in the Persian Gulf area