Lavrov Speaks on 80th Anniversary of Establishment of Russia-Egypt Diplomatic Relations

After establishing diplomatic relations with the Soviet Union in 1943, Egypt became one of the most imortant partners of the USSR in the Middle East in the 1950-60s. Today, the North African country is developing a multi-sphere partnership with modern Russia.
Sputnik Africa is live as Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov opens the exhibition dedicated to the 80th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Russia and Egypt.