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UN: Lavrov meets with Arab states’ foreign ministers on UNGA side-lines01:08

UN: Lavrov meets with Arab states’ foreign ministers on UNGA side-lines

United Nations, New York City
September 20, 2016 at 23:44 GMT +00:00 · Published

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov with representatives met with his counterparts from Saudi Arabia, Adel al-Jubeir, Bahrain, Khalid bin Ahmad Al Khalifa, and Oman, Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah on the sidelines of the 71st United Nations General Assembly in New York City, Tuesday.

During the meeting Lavrov stated that the joint "counter-terrorist efforts" undertaken by the countries has contributed to "inter-civilisational dialogues," adding that their endeavours will allow the preservation of "multi-confessional, multi-ethnic societies."

The 71st annual UN General Assembly takes place in the UN's New York City headquarters between Tuesday 20 and Monday 26 September. During the General Assembly, attended by all 193 UN member states, decisions will be taken on issues including peace and security, humanitarian issues, and the organisation's budget for the following session.

UN: Lavrov meets with Arab states’ foreign ministers on UNGA side-lines01:08
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Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov with representatives met with his counterparts from Saudi Arabia, Adel al-Jubeir, Bahrain, Khalid bin Ahmad Al Khalifa, and Oman, Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah on the sidelines of the 71st United Nations General Assembly in New York City, Tuesday.

During the meeting Lavrov stated that the joint "counter-terrorist efforts" undertaken by the countries has contributed to "inter-civilisational dialogues," adding that their endeavours will allow the preservation of "multi-confessional, multi-ethnic societies."

The 71st annual UN General Assembly takes place in the UN's New York City headquarters between Tuesday 20 and Monday 26 September. During the General Assembly, attended by all 193 UN member states, decisions will be taken on issues including peace and security, humanitarian issues, and the organisation's budget for the following session.

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