MOSCOW, October 15. /TASS/. Cooperation in combating the coronavirus pandemic was in focus of Russian Overseas Minister Sergey Lavrov’s on-line assembly along with his counterparts from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan, the Russian overseas ministry stated on Thursday.
“The ministers mentioned problems with cooperation amid the unfavourable impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. They mentioned present and doable joint measures to consolidate our international locations’ resistance to such challenges. The Russian facet knowledgeable intimately about its ongoing and future help to the companions to assist them fight the novel coronavirus an infection. Sergey Lavrov thanked his counterparts for reciprocal help,” the ministry stated.
Other than that, the ministers mentioned problems with regional stability and safety. “They reiterated widespread approaches to the threats coming from worldwide terrorist organizations, unlawful drug trafficking, overseas militants and terrorists coming back from zines of fight operations. They famous the significance of the trade of expertise in these spheres between Russia and the Central Asian international locations,” the ministry famous.
The highest diplomats exchanged views on problems with cooperation within the financial, transit transport, vitality, logistics, and cultural-and-humanitarian spheres. “The ministers mentioned integration processes within the area and centered on the environment friendly realization of the benefits stemming from cooperation between our international locations inside widespread integration associations,” the ministry famous. “The overseas ministers confirmed their curiosity in persevering with common trust-based trade of opinions on issues of mutual curiosity.”.