Russian FM Visits Indonesia, Discusses Counterterrorism Cooperation

Sonya Michaella    •    09 Agustus 2017 18:38 WIB
ministry of foreign affairs
Russian FM Visits Indonesia, Discusses Counterterrorism Cooperation
Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi and Russian Foreig Minister Sergey Lavrov (Photo:MVN/Sonya Michaella)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi received Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov at Pancasila Building in Gambir, Central Jakarta on Wednesday, August 9, 2017.

The two ministers talked about counterterrorism cooperation. Both ministers mentioned about Russian President Vladimir Putin's planned visit.

"We will accelerate bilateral collaborations. We will improve economic, investment and trade partnerships," Lavrov said.

"We should eradicate terrorism. We should tackle ISIS," he added.

Lavrov will visit the ASEAN Secretariat Building  during the working visit. He will introduce the new Russian Ambassador to ASEAN during the regional bloc's 50th anniversary.



(WAH)