8 November 201711:37

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s opening remarks during talks with Bruneian Second Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Lim Jock Seng on the sidelines of the 29th APEC Ministerial Meeting, Da Nang, November 8, 2017


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So, I think we did a very good thing just now (signing the agreement on visa-free travel). Our citizens will be able to travel to our countries without any formalities. This is important for people to people communications, business relations, development of trade, as well as humanitarian projects.

Our most recent meeting took place in August in Manila. It’s very nice to see you again. Last month the chairman of your legislation visited Russia to take part in the Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly.

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