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Russia: Lavrov discusses regional stability with ex-Afghan President Karzai

0 25.04.2017 Инфо

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov met with former President of Afghanistan Hamid Karzai in Moscow on Tuesday.
Speaking at the meeting, Lavrov said "Russia is sincerely interested in this friendly country overcoming a period of instability and concentrating on the prosperity of its people. We promote support for the national dialogue and are ready to use any format in order to provide support for external players to this process."
Karzai replied, "it is extremely important, Mr. Minister, to continue your effort for bringing stability in Afghanistan by promoting dialogue, by promoting peace and by promoting regional cooperation and coordination on Afghanistan and in Afghanistan."
The former leader arrived in the Russian capital to take part in the sixth Moscow Conference on International Security, which is due to kick off on Wednesday.
During the two-day conference, security officials and representatives of international organisations will discuss key topics concerning global and regional security and international terrorism.