Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)
Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s meeting with Foreign Minister of Poland Zbigniew Rau, OSCE Chairperson-in-Office in 2022
On September 22, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov had a working meeting with Foreign Minister of Poland Zbigniew Rau, who will serve as OSCE Chairperson-in-Office in 2022, on the sidelines of the high-level meetings week (September 21-27) at the 76th UN General Assembly Session.
The ministers exchanged opinions on the state of the Organisation’s affairs and specific approaches towards addressing its tasks. The Russian party prioritised the discussion of opportunities for boosting the Organisation’s efficiency so as to restore its role as a platform for equitable dialogue and constructive cooperation within the framework of a unifying agenda. They expressed hope that the Polish chairmanship will facilitate this process.
The parties also touched upon certain matters of Russian-Polish relations.