The Russian government steps up its commitment to further enhance mutually beneficial cooperation in trade, economic, cultural, and humanitarian fields with Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka has been offered with US $ 5.5 m from Russia recently via WFP to boost sustainable school nutrition systems.
The Russian Federation is committed to further enhance mutually beneficial cooperation in trade, economic, cultural, and humanitarian fields with Sri Lanka, said President Vladimir Putin at a recent meeting with ambassadors.
Our countries interact constructively in the international arena, in particular, as part of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, where Sri Lanka has the status of a dialogue partner.’ said Putin.
Sri Lanka and Russia in October last year successfully concluded the 10th Round of Bilateral Political Consultations in Moscow. Both sides are looking forward to the celebration of the 65th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Russia this year.