The Deputy foreign Minister discussed Syria with the representative of China on the Middle East

The Deputy foreign Minister discussed Syria with the representative of China on the Middle East


Mikhail Bogdanov and the gun Sawsan stated the need to coordinate the efforts of the international community to combat the terrorist threat posed by ISIS and other extremist groups.

MOSCOW, 20 Oct. The situation in Syria and the Palestinian-Israeli conflict discussed, Deputy foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov and special envoy of China on Middle East Gong Saosin, said Tuesday the Russian foreign Ministry.

“Were discussed the most topical issues in the context of the situation in the middle East and North Africa. Special attention was paid to the situation on the Palestinian-Israeli track and the development of the situation in and around Syria”, — is spoken in the message of the foreign Ministry.

The foreign Ministry noted that the parties agreed on the need for “coordination of efforts of the international community to combat the terrorist threat posed by “Islamic state of Iraq and the Levant” and other extremist groups”.

“Accented the importance of maintaining a tight bilateral cooperation on key topics of the regional agenda at the bilateral level and in multilateral formats, including the UN, BRICS and the SCO”, — said the Agency.