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    50th ASEAN Forum in Manila (27)

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will hold a meeting on Sunday with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on the sidelines of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) foreign ministerial meeting in Manila, a source in the Russian delegation told Sputnik.

    MANILA (Sputnik) — "The meeting is scheduled for Sunday," the source said.

    The two ministers are expected to discuss actual issues of the bilateral and international agenda, including the situation around North Korea.

    The 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (AMM) and Related Meetings take place in the Philippine capital of Manila on August 2-8, bringing together the heads of foreign offices from 27 states.

    50th ASEAN Forum in Manila (27)


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