MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
On December 2, at the invitation of the European Commission, within the framework of a working visit to Brussels, Deputy Minister of Emergencies of Russia Andrei Gurovich met with the Director General of the European Commission for Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (DG ECHO) Paraskevi Mihu.
At the meeting, the parties discussed joint cooperation in the prevention of emergency situations and timely response to them. An updated draft of the Administrative Agreement between the EMERCOM of Russia and DG ECHO was handed over to foreign colleagues.
A. Gurovich confirmed the readiness of the EMERCOM of Russia to sign a document on cooperation with the subsequent approval of a profile work plan.
The European Commission expressed interest in continuing the bilateral exchange of information on the operational situation related to emergency situations. The parties agreed to resume cooperation in the field of civil protection.
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