Lavrov will hold talks with foreign Minister of Belarus

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya in fotomancer of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov. Archival photoLavrov will hold talks with foreign Minister of Belarus© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya the image Bank

The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov on November 20-21, will make a working visit to Minsk, where he will hold talks with foreign Minister of Belarus Vladimir Makei said the official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.

«In the work schedule is scheduled to visit, negotiation and participation in the events in Minsk. On 20-21 November the Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will visit Belarus on a working visit to participate in the joint session of the foreign ministries of the two countries,» Zakharova said at the briefing.

According to her, the program of the visit includes meeting with his Belarusian counterpart Vladimir Makei.

«During the talks will discuss a wide range of bilateral relations, foreign policy cooperation, with an emphasis on the implementation of the provisions of the joint statement of the presidents of Russia and Belarus from June 19. Particular attention will be given to the integration cooperation», — said Zakharov.

The official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry added that during the visit, Lavrov will also discuss preparations for the Council of foreign Ministers of the OSCE in Milan, which will take place 6-7 Dec. In addition, Lavrov and Makei will exchange views on major global and regional issues.

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