Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov’s participation in the SCO - Afghanistan Contact Group meeting

Monday, 28 May 2018 14:19

On May 28, Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov attended a meeting of SCO-Afghanistan Contact Group at the deputy foreign minister level in Beijing.

The participants held an in-depth exchange of views on the development of practical cooperation between the SCO member states and Afghanistan in light of current developments in that country, and discussed ways to ensure security and to combat terrorism, drug trafficking and organised cross-border crime in the region.

The deputy foreign ministers unanimously reaffirmed their countries’ readiness to promote interaction within the Contact Group on the basis of the relevant Protocol, which sets out the priorities and modalities of this consultative body’s work.

Popular articles

01 March 2018

Presidential Address to the Federal Assembly

The President of Russia delivered the Address to the Federal Assembly. The ceremony took place at the Manezh Central Exhibition Hall. The presentation of...
31 March 2018

Russia’s questions to the United Kingdom regarding the...

On March 31, the Embassy of the Russian Federation in London delivered to the British Foreign Ministry a note with a list of questions to the British side...
14 April 2018

Statement by President of Russia Vladimir Putin

On April 14, the United States, supported by its allies, launched an airstrike against military and civilian targets in the Syrian Arab Republic. An act...
Emergency phone number only for the citizens of Russia in emergency in India +91-81-3030-0551
Shantipath, Chanakyapuri,
New Delhi - 110021
(91-11) 2611-0640/41/42;
(91-11) 2687 38 02;
(91-11) 2687 37 99
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.