Visit by Cheikh Tidiane Gadio, Minister of State and Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Senegal, to Moscow
On July 10-12, Cheikh Tidiane Gadio, Minister of State and Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Senegal, made a working visit to the Russian Federation. While in Moscow, he held talks with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov, at which the questions of the agenda of the upcoming 60th session of the United Nations General Assembly, the problems of the situation in Africa and ways to expand Russian-Senegalese relations were discussed. The visit of the Senegalese minister has confirmed the sides' desire to step up their constructive political dialogue and intensify bilateral cooperation.
July 12, 2005