India, Russia Maintain Talks Over Bilateral Points
Overseas Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla had “glorious dialogue” with Russia’s Deputy Overseas Minister Igor Morgulov on Wednesday on bilateral points, cooperation in multilateral organisations in addition to regional and world problems with mutual curiosity.
Shringla, who arrived in Russia on his first overseas go to this 12 months, and Morgulov additionally reviewed preparatory work for the forthcoming high-level conferences, together with Annual Bilateral Summit.
In the course of the assembly, Overseas Secretary Shringla and Deputy Overseas Minister Morgulov had “glorious dialogue on bilateral points, cooperation in multilateral organisations in addition to regional and world problems with mutual curiosity,” the Indian Embassy in Moscow stated in a tweet.
“Sturdy ties between #India & #Russia have been additional strengthened throughout the Overseas Workplace Consultations the place all facets of the multi-faceted relationship have been mentioned, together with different areas of mutual curiosity,” the Indian Embassy tweeted.
Shringla can even meet Russian Overseas Minister Sergey Lavrov as a part of bilateral political consultations.
His two-day official go to is probably going so as to add momentum to the India-Russia particular and privileged strategic partnership and alternate views on topical problems with regional and worldwide significance.
In a video message posted on Twitter, Shringla earlier stated: “I’m very joyful to be right here on this stunning metropolis of Moscow. That is my first go to I’ve made exterior India within the New 12 months. I’m travelling in these COVID occasions provides a sign of the significance we connect to our relationships with Russia”.
“I’m certain will probably be a very-very fruitful and productive dialogue,” the overseas secretary stated on his two-day official go to.
He stated he would additionally meet lecturers, media personnel and expertise the Russian tradition.
“On the entire I feel, we’re on our method to see how we are able to add momentum to an already vibrant relationship, a really robust India-Russia particular and privileged strategic partnership. Thanks. Spasibo vam (Thanks in Russian),” Shringla stated.
In New Delhi on Monday, the Ministry of Exterior Affairs (MEA) stated this 12 months’s first go to overseas by the overseas secretary to Moscow, on the invitation of Russia’s Deputy Overseas Minister Morgulov, signifies the significance India attaches to its shut and pleasant relations with Russia.
“The overseas secretary will maintain the following spherical of India-Russia overseas workplace consultations with Deputy Overseas Minister Morgulov, throughout which the 2 sides will overview the whole gamut of bilateral relations, together with the forthcoming high-level exchanges,” it stated.
The MEA stated each side can even alternate views on topical problems with regional and worldwide significance.
“Regardless of the COVID-19 pandemic state of affairs, India and Russia have sustained the momentum of the Particular and Privileged Strategic Partnership between the 2 international locations,” the MEA added.
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