Russian Minister of Defence emphasises particular importance of contacts with Qatari military institution
Russia attaches much importance to increase contacts with the military institution of Qatar, said the Minister of Defence of Rusia General of the Army Sergey Shoigu at the meeting with the Vice-President of the Council of Ministers and the Defence Minister of Qatar Khalid bin Muhammad Al Alliyah.
'Taking into account the considerable role of Qatar in the Arabic world, we attach much importance to the intensification of contacts between the military institutions of our countries. I am concerned that today's meeting will facilitate the increase of mutual understanding and consolidation of friendly relations between our countries', said Sergey Shoigu.
In addition, the Chief of the Russian military institution has thanked the Qatari delegation for the visit.
'The Moscow Conference on International Security has become a traditional venue for meetings of ministers of defence from different countries. There are all the opportunities for exchanging views on the most sensitive issues and current problems of regional security', said the Minister of Defence of Russia.
For his part, Khalid bin Muhammad Al Attiyah has thanked Sergey Shoigu for the reception.