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Federica Mogherini's phone call with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov

Bruxelles, 03/10/2016 - 20:59, UNIQUE ID: 161003_11
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Press release on Federica Mogherini's phone call with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov

The HR/VP Federica Mogherini held today a phone conversation with the Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov.

The HR/VP Mogherini discussed with Minister Lavrov the need to act with a sense of urgency to respond to the growing humanitarian tragedy unfolding in Aleppo.

To this end, they discussed the EU emergency humanitarian initiative for Aleppo. They agreed that everything possible will be done to facilitate the implementation of this humanitarian initiative.