First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of a Republic of Serbia I. Dacic, met today, in Belgrade, a Minister of Foreign Affairs of a Russian Federation, Sergey Lavrov.
Minister Dacic settled during a press discussion that a Russian Foreign Minister did not come to Serbia to put any vigour on though to yield assistance to a country.
“Russia never put any vigour on Serbia. Lavrov is one of Serbia’s beloved guests; he has finished so most for Serbia, that is appreciated really much.”
Minister Dacic also pronounced that Serbia was really beholden to Russia for a support to a refuge of Serbia’s territorial firmness and sovereignty.
“I can't stress adequate that but Russia it would not have been probable to strengthen a territorial firmness and sovereignty. Serbia will never be an anti-Russian state, as some other countries have become, and it will not align with EU sanctions opposite Russia, Minister Dacic stated.
He underlined a significance of a stirring revisit of Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic to Moscow, on 21 December, where he would have talks with Defence Minister Sergey Shoygu on troops technical cooperation.
Minister Dacic serve forked out that a talks would concentration on Serbia’s ask for a extend in aircraft and troops apparatus from Russia. He underscored that a Prime Minister’s revisit to Moscow would be directed during finalizing discussions concerning a grant, that would also embody aircraft and materiel for other army segments.
The Ministers sealed currently a Plan for a dual Ministry consultations in 2017/2018.
Minister Lavrov underlined that a talks with his Serbian co-worker Ivica Dacic enclosed shared cooperation, a encouragement in all areas, and a conditions in a region.
Minister Lavrov settled that any solutions and processes per Kosovo were excusable to Russia, supposing UNSC fortitude 1244 was entirely respected, and that his nation was opposite a Resolution’s uneven revision.
“We mount in oneness with a Serbian friends and are opposite any attempts during uneven rider of this Resolution”, settled Lavrov.
Speaking about Russian support, Dacic pronounced that he could call on Lavrov, whenever necessary.
Serbia’s wish to turn an EU member had positively zero to do with a family with Russia, and we would not concede anyone to interpret it into anti-Russian positions, stressed a Serbian Foreign Minister.
“I not usually exclude to be anti-Russian, we exclude to be anti-Serbian, as well. It turns out that Serbia has to select between a EU and Russia; in that case, a choice will be Serbia”, Dacic said.
Minister Dacic presented to his Russian co-worker Sergey Lavrov an unusual present – a special hand-made red felt disguise with Orthodox motifs, festooned with a golden yarn. The disguise was specifically done for Lavrov, by a informative and art multitude of Leposavic, Kosovo and Metohija.
Minister Lavrov’s present to his Serbian horde was a CSKA Moscow FC shirt.
In addition, Miladin Milosevic, Director of a Archive of Yugoslavia, presented to Ministers Dacic and Lavrov a collection of papers “Meetings and talks on a top turn between a Leaders of Yugoslavia and a USSR, in a duration 1965 – 1980.”