Ouyahia holds talks with Russian counterpart

October 11th, 2017

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APS : TUESDAY 10 OCTOBER 2017

ALGIERS-Premier Ahmed Ouyahia on Tuesday held talks with his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev, who started a two-day official visit to Algeria on Monday.
Members of the government attended the talks, which will be broadened to the delegations representing both countries.
Previously, several ministers met with their Russian counterparts.
The visit, which comes after the 8th Russian-Algerian Joint Intergovernmental Committee for commercial, economic, scientific and technical cooperation held on 8 September in Algiers, aims to strenghten strategic dialogue and multifaceted cooperation based on the Partnership Declaration inked in 2001, under the supervision of President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.