Russia urged the international community to cooperate in combating terrorism

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase in fotomancer of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov. Archival photoRussia urged the international community to cooperate in combating terrorism© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase the image Bank

Russia urges the world community to good faith cooperation in the fight against terrorism, said Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday.

The establishment of collective, coordinated action by the international community «continue to prevent geopolitical ambitions, hidden agendas, double standards,» the Minister said.

«Terrorists continue to use the disunity of the international community and the fact that not all States take the necessary legislative and enforcement measures at the national level», — said Lavrov, speaking at the plenary session of the 17th meeting of security officials in Moscow.

«Call for active and effective international cooperation, including mutual legal assistance, timely information about the movements involved in terrorism of individuals, their extradition,» — said Lavrov.

The Minister also called upon all countries and non-governmental organizations working in hot spots, to prevent any interaction with the extremists and strictly follow the norms of international humanitarian law and approved by the UN of the principle of uncompromising struggle against terrorism.