Thai Prime Minister received Russian Ambassador

On September 19, 2018 H.E. Mr. Kirill Barsky, Ambassador of Russia to Thailand who is finishing his term of duty in Bangkok, was received by H.E. General Prayut Chan-o-cha, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand in the Government House.

The Prime Minister gave a detailed assessment of what has been achieved in the course of development of the traditionally friendly Russian-Thai relations in recent four years. He particularly emphasized that significant progress has been registered without exception in all spheres of bilateral cooperation – political dialogue, security, military ties, defense cooperation, trade, investments, science and technology, culture, tourism etc.

The Prime Minister expressed confidence in broad prospects of Russian-Thai relations. He also reiterated the readiness of Thailand as the ASEAN presidency in 2019 to do its utmost to facilitate further strengthening of ASEAN-Russia partnership and interaction between ASEAN and the Eurasian Economic Union.

H.E. General Prayut Chan-o-cha thanked the Ambassador for the fruitful activity in Bangkok and wished him success in his future work.

The meeting was attended by H.E General Wilas Aroonsri, Secretary-General to the Prime Minister, H.E. Mr. Damrong Kraikruan, Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, H.E. Mr. Sasiwat Wongsinsawat, Director-General of the Department of European Affairs of the Thai Foreign Ministry, staff members of the Russian Embassy, Trade Mission and Military Attaché’s office.

EMBASSY OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION

IN THE KINGDOM OF THAILAND

Address:
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