Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg had a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to Mongolia I.K.Azizov on February 3.

At the beginning of the meeting, Ambassador I.K.Azizov relayed a congratulatory message sent from Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs S.V.Lavrov on the occasion of the Foreign Minister’s recent appointment.

During the meeting, they discussed a wide range of issues aimed at strengthening the comprehensive strategic partnership between the two countries, in particular, the joint celebration of the 100th anniversary of diplomatic relations, which falls this year, and high-level visits to be made between the two countries in the near future.

As the Dean of the Diplomatic Corps in Ulaanbaatar, Ambassador I.K.Azizov congratulated Minister B.Battsetseg on her appointment to the post of Foreign Minister of Mongolia, wishing great success in her endeavors.