Foreign policy and the role of Russia in the international arena will be the main topics of the meeting in the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation ambassadors and permanent representatives of our country abroad.
The Russian foreign Ministry held a meeting of ambassadors and permanent representatives of the Russian Federation. A meeting of this kind held in the Russian foreign Ministry already in 8 times, the first was in 2002. The meeting was attended by members of government, heads of both chambers of Parliament. as a rule, at such meetings, invite prominent public figures, experts and business representatives. It is expected the speech of the President of Russia. Meeting this level is a good opportunity to discuss the vectors of foreign policy and Russia's role on the global platform. The opportunity for ambassadors and permanent representatives to confidentially share views, discuss various nuances.
It is already known that in the course of the conversation we will focus on strengthening the role of Russia in the international arena and the promotion of its national interests, the objectives of the national diplomacy. Obviously, the focus will also be the fight against terrorism. In this sense, the tragedy in Istanbul is another confirmation of how important it is to work together in this area. Another important issue is the protection of the rights of compatriots abroad. So that is really very comprehensive, very extensive dialogue going today. And, apparently, news on Smolensk square will be a lot.