Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s meeting with Israeli Minister of Foreign Affairs Gabi Ashkenazi
On October 26, during a working visit to Greece, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov had a bilateral meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Israel Gabi Ashkenazi.
Sergey Lavrov and Gabi Ashkenazi discussed a number of current issues on the bilateral agenda, including cooperation in the fight against the spread of the novel coronavirus infection. They reaffirmed mutual interest in continuing an intensive political dialogue.
The sides exchanged views on the situation in the Middle East and North Africa, focusing on the status of the Palestinian-Israeli peace process and the prospects for advancing a peace settlement in the Middle East, as well as on developments in Syria.