MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russia –
Source: President of Russia – Kremlin
Discussed issues of further development of Russian-Mozambican cooperation in various fields, as well as topical international and regional issues.***Beginning of meeting with President of the Republic of Mozambique Filipe Gusev.Putin: Dear Mr President! Dear friends! We are very pleased to welcome you to Moscow.Mozambique – our natural old partner. Next year we will mark the 45th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations. We all know that the Soviet Union played a significant role in the development of state of Mozambique.You know that this fall we are holding the first forum Russia – Africa. I know that You have at this time, these days elections will be held. I wish You good luck in this election. But I hope that Mozambique will be represented at this forum on a good level.In the trade-economic terms the situation is still quite modest, but very good prospects and a good pace set for the last time.There are issues related to the situation in the region, with the solution of a number of acute problems, are working in various regions of the world today.We are ready to develop relations between our countries in all areas. I am confident that Your visit, Mr President, it is a good impetus for the development of our interstate ties.Welcome, glad to see You!F. NUSI (as translated): thank you.First of all, I must thank You for the warm welcome that we provided here. And of course I wanted to take this opportunity to congratulate Your party due to the fact that Your country celebrates the 350th anniversary of the national flag.I would also like to thank You for the material and moral help that You have given us in recent days in connection with the two devastating cyclones that swept over our country. We would like you to thank all the Russian people.I would like to thank You for Your first words of welcome. We are here, of course, for it to work, and I would like to start it.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation from Russian Language to English.