Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation

02/06/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/06/2019 08:49

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s answer to a media question on the sidelines of his visit to Turkmenistan, Ashgabat, February 6, 2019

Question: Would you be so kind as to congratulate the diplomats of Turkmenistan on the upcoming Diplomats' Day?

Sergey Lavrov: I would like to congratulate everyone implementing the foreign policy of Turkmenistan under the guidance of the president of this country on Diplomats' Day, marked on February 18. Russia marks it eight days earlier. Diplomats' Day also helps bring together the staff of our ministry, its foreign missions, and to set the course for our future work in line with the leadership's decisions. I congratulate everyone on Diplomats' Day, and wish you good luck, every success and high spirits.