Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation

07/11/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 07/11/2018 07:22

Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov’s meeting with a delegation of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine

On July 11, Deputy Foreign Minister and Special Presidential Representative for the Middle East and Africa Mikhail Bogdanov met with Deputy General Secretary of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) Abu Ahmad Fuad and PFLP Politburo member Maher al-Taher.

The officials held an in-depth discussion on a Palestinian-Israeli settlement and the current situation in the Palestinian territories, primarily the goal of restoring Palestinian national unity based on the PLO platform as soon as possible. They confirmed the importance of strengthening the traditionally friendly Russian-Palestinian relations, including by promoting political dialogue on international and regional issues of mutual concern.