On October 6, Russian Deputy Minister of Defence Anatoly Antonov met UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Stephen O’Brien.
A frank and constructive exchange of views on the humanitarian situation in Syria and Yemen took place.
In the course of the meeting the parties discussed the importance of development of effective cooperation between Russia and the UN on the security of the UN humanitarian convoys.
Anatoly Antonov emphasized the necessity of usage of true information concerning the operation of the Russian Aerospace Forces against the militants of the “Islamic state” in the UN official documents on the humanitarian situation in Syria.
Source; Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation
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