Russia's Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu and Foreign Affairs Minister Sergei Lavrov are supposed to arrive in Paris to meet with their French counterparts. The meeting is slated for November 12, French Foreign Ministry reports.
The officials are to take part in the Libya international conference, where European ministers of defense and foreign affairs gather to discuss further cooperation. According to the French side, it is also a part of the dialogue between Paris and Moscow.
"Apart from the challenges of strategic stability and European security, political and military dimensions of regional and international crises will be discussed, including the situation in Ukraine", Foreign Ministry claimed.