MOSCOW, 30th September, 2016 (WAM) – High-level officials from the UAE and Russia met today in Moscow to discuss expanding commercial and economic co-operation.

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Mikhail Bogdanov and the UAE Ambassador to Russia, Omer Saif Ghobash, also discussed improving bilateral relations as well as the regular political dialogue between Moscow and Abu Dhabi.

The meeting also touched on the preparations for the upcoming meeting of the Joint Ministerial Commission between Russia and the UAE, scheduled for November in Moscow.

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