Press release on the Missile Technology Control Regime Plenary Meeting
On October 6, a regular in-person Plenary Meeting of the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) opened in Sochi, inaugurating Russia’s MTCR Chairmanship in 2021-2022. Russia sees the main goal of its Chairmanship in fully reviving the MTCR and making it more effective.
Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov sent a message of greetings to the forum’s participants. Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov delivered his remarks on missile non-proliferation during the opening plenary session.
Ambassador-at-Large Grigory Mashkov will be presiding over the MTCR on behalf of the Russian Federation.