Working visit of the Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov to Luxembourg, 14th of October, 2012

On Sunday the 14th of October, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergei Lavrov was received by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Jean Asselborn during his visit to Luxembourg. During the meeting, held at the “Hôtel Saint Maximin”, the ministers discussed the high level of bilateral relations, in addition to the political and economic situation in Russia, the European Union and the Middle East and Syria.

Following the meeting, Minister Lavrov took part in a formal dinner of 27 foreign ministers of the European Union countries in Luxembourg. This was held at the new conference centre Kirchberg as part of the EU-Russia Permanent Partnership Council.