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Published:September 7th, 2007 02:22 EST
Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov Meets US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov Meets US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice

By SOP newswire

On September 6, a meeting between Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice took place in Sydney on the fringes of the APEC summit.

With focus on the realization of the decisions made at the highest level, the two discussed the most topical international issues, paying special attention to regional security and strategic stability. In addition, they touched on a number of bilateral cooperation themes.

The ministers noted the importance of building up efforts to find ways to solve pressing international problems and reaffirmed the two countries’ readiness to carry on joint work in this area.

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