Israel vows to support Russia-sponsored UN resolution on fighting terror
Russian Politics & Diplomacy
February 22, 15:26 UTC+3
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TEL AVIV, February 22./TASS/. Israel promised to support a UN draft
resolution, submitted by Russia for the Security Council’s approval, on
fighting terrorism and violent extremism, Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister,
Oleg Syromolotov, told TASS during the conclusion of his visit to Israel.
“Russia introduced a resolution on countering extremism and terrorism at the
UN Security Council, I asked Israel outright to support us, and they
promised to do so,” Syromolotov commented.
Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister noted that during the consultations in
Jerusalem, he discussed with his Israeli counterparts the issue of
cooperation between the two countries on the international level. “Of course
the item was touched upon,” the diplomat stated.