Russia, NATO envoys work on Council meeting agenda

The agenda of a Russia-NATO Council meeting is still being agreed at the level of permanent representatives and the date of the meeting has not yet been set, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexei Meshkov said on Friday.

The agenda of a Russia-NATO Council meeting is still being agreed at the level of permanent representatives and the date of the meeting has not yet been set, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexei Meshkov said on Friday.

"We’re holding contacts with the heads of the NATO secretariat on the problems that will be discussed as part of the Russia-NATO Council. After the agenda is agreed, it will be possible to talk about any specific dates," he said in reply to a TASS question.

Russian Deputy Defense Minister Anatoly Antonov said earlier on Friday that a meeting of the Russia-NATO Council at the level of permanent representatives might take place soon.

"All that is expected to take place in the nearest time is a meeting of the Russia-NATO Council under the auspices of the Foreign Ministry. I believe it will take place," Antonov said.

First published by TASS.

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