17 september / 2019

Meeting with the Foreign Secretary of Nepal

On 17 September 2019, Ambassador of the Russian Federation in Nepal H.E. Mr. Aleksei Novikov visited Foreign Secretary of Nepal H.E. Mr. Shanker Das Bairagi.

During the meetings, both sides discussed issues of bilateral cooperation and international agenda. The Ambassador of Russia underlined the necessity of broadening and deepening of mutually advantageous ties and development of the legal basis of relations between the two countries as well as clarified Moscow’s position on crucial international issues, including those to be discussed during the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly. The Foreign Secretary noted traditionally friendly character of bilateral relations and Nepal’s willingness to strengthen cooperation with Russia in different spheres. Also, he underscored proximity of two countries’ positions on many global and regional issues and mentioned that protection of principles of multilateralism is a common task of Russia and Nepal.

The Ambassador of Russia availed himself of this opportunity to present the Foreign Secretary of Nepal with the latest edition of the book “Encyclopedia of coats of arms and flags. All countries of the world” by A.E.Turovskiy and A.V.Mikhnevskiy.