The socialist leader thanked Russia for supporting the initiatives of Moldova

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything in Photobacterium of Moldova Igor Dodon. Archival photoThe socialist leader thanked Russia for supporting the initiatives of Moldova© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything the image Bank

The President of Moldova, Igor Dodon met with the delegation of the Russian Federation, came to the world Congress of families, and thanked Russia for the support of local initiatives at a high level.

Moldovan President on Saturday met with a delegation from the Russian Federation headed by Federation Council member Elena Mizulina. The meeting was also attended by the President of the International Fund of unity of the Orthodox people Valery Alexeev, General Director of the Fund of Saint Basil the Great Elena Mil and Russian Ambassador to Moldova Oleg Vasnetsov.

«Expressed the General opinion about the importance of passing in these days the world Congress of families, in which an active participation of Russian guests. In this context, I expressed gratitude to the Russian Federation for support of our initiatives at a high level,» wrote Igor Dodon, after a meeting on his page in Facebook.

The parties exchanged opinions on the bilateral Moldovan-Russian relations and discussed issues of internal and foreign policy of Moldova.

The world Congress of families held in Chisinau from 14 to 16 September, is organized by the international organization for family Affairs and the Foundation of the first lady of Moldova Din suflet. It involved more than 2 thousand people from 50 countries.