Russia wants to expand cooperation with Thailand, with a focus placed on people-to-people exchanges, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov during his visit to Thailand on August 10.

                 Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (Photo: AFP/VNA)

Russia has paid heed to bolstering multifaceted cooperation with Thailand, FM Lavrov said, stressing that Thailand is the most long-standing partner of Russia in the region.

A series of activities will be organised to celebrate the 120th founding anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two nations this year, said Lavrov.

The Russian FM has been on a working visit to Thailand from August 9-10. He is scheduled to hold talks with his Thai counterpart Don Pramudwinai and meet with Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha.


                                                       Source: VNA

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