Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s telephone conversation with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson

November 21, 2017

On November 21, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov had a telephone conversation with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
The two officials discussed prospects for interaction on key international issues in the spirit of the exchange of opinions in a telephone conversation held between the presidents of Russia and the United States earlier that day. Mr Lavrov pointed out the importance of strict compliance with the principle of Syria’s territorial integrity and the implementation of the Minsk Agreements on the settlement in Donbass by the Kiev government.
The ministers also discussed some elements of bilateral relations, including a schedule for future contacts.