Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (CCASG)
Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov's conversation with Kuwaiti Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
On May 26, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met with Kuwaiti First Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on the margins of the fourth round of the Strategic Dialogue between Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).
They focused on the further development of the entire range of Kuwaiti-Russian relations, which are marked by a tradition of friendship, and the progress in the implementation of high-level and top-level agreements between the countries.
They discussed current regional developments, in part, in Syria and Iraq. Both sides expressed support for the current intra-Yemeni consultations in Kuwait City under the aegis of the UN with a view to ending the armed conflict in Yemen and reaching a political settlement for the benefit of all Yemenis as soon as possible.