League of Arab States
Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov’s meeting with Assistant Secretary-General of the League of Arab States Hossam Zaki
On April 27, Special Presidential Representative for the Middle East and Africa and Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov met with Assistant Secretary-General of the League of Arab States Hossam Zaki, who is in Moscow to attend the 6th Moscow Conference on International Security.
The officials exchanged views on urgent issues related to the situation in the Middle East and North Africa, with an emphasis on settling the crises in Syria and Libya as well as in the Palestinian-Israeli conflict settlement.
They also discussed the development of further cooperation between Russia and the Arab states in a collective format, taking into account the outcome of the 4th session of the Russian-Arab Cooperation Forum held in Abu Dhabi on February 1.