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City news, 05.07.2011 01:28
Official Visit to the Russian Federation by Patricia Espinosa Cantellano
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the United Mexican States, Patricia Espinosa, made an official visit to the Russian Federation from June 25-29 at the invitation of Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov.During their talks at the foreign ministry premises, which passed in an atmosphere of friendship and mutual understanding, the parties examined the state of and prospects for Russian-Mexican relations, and exchanged views on a wide range of pressing international and regional issues.Lavrov and Espinosa confirmed the similarity of Russia and Mexico’s positions on a number of key international issues and expressed their mutual commitment to efforts aimed at bolstering international security and stability. They stressed the central role of the UN and its Security Council as a universal instrument for maintaining peace and resolving conflicts. The heads of the foreign ministries expressed their intention to continue to cooperate closely in multilateral settings, attaching special importance to collaboration within the UN, the Group of Twenty, and APEC.
News source: ISRIA
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