Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov continues negotiations on the sidelines of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly. Today he met with the foreign ministers of the UAE and Mali.
With Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates Abdullah bin Zeid Al Nahyan, the diplomat discussed the development of cooperation between the two countries. In particular, the interlocutors spoke about mutually beneficial cooperation in the energy, investment and economic spheres.
At a meeting with Malian Foreign Minister Abdoulaye Diop, Russian-Mali cooperation was discussed. The diplomats also spoke on the issue of countering the terrorist threat in the Sahara-Sahel region.