The Minister’s meetings
Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s meeting with President of the Plurinational State of Bolivia Luis Arce Catacora
Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met with President of Bolivia Luis Arce Catacora on the sidelines of the 76th UN General Assembly session in New York on September 23.
The officials reaffirmed their course of promoting comprehensive bilateral ties, paying special attention to key aspects in the development of the political dialogue and cooperation in international affairs. They emphasised their recognition of the UN’s central role and commitment to the principles of international law, sovereignty of states and non-interference in their internal affairs.
Mr Lavrov and Mr Catacora discussed trade and economic cooperation, including the prospects for implementing major investment projects and opportunities to enhance cultural and humanitarian exchanges. They noted the willingness of both countries to expand cooperation in countering the COVID-19 pandemic.