Lavrov and Kerry are to meet in Paris
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry will hold talks in Paris next week. Ria NOVOSTI writes about this referring to the US Department of State.
"On October 12, Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Cairo to participate in an international conference for Gaza reconstruction… Secretary Kerry will then travel to Paris to meet with French Foreign Minister [Laurent] Fabius, Russian Foreign Minister [Sergei] Lavrov, as well as other partners," the US Department of State said.
US Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland said earlier that Washington was expecting a Kerry-Lavrov meeting "in near future."
Russian Foreign Ministry also agreed to continue "intensive talks" on issues of bilateral interest and international importance.