OPEC President and Qatari Minister for Energy and Industry Abdullah bin Hamad al-Attiyah arrived in Moscow yesterday. According to the press office of the Russian Energy Ministry the Qatari minister was invited to Moscow by Russian Energy Minister Igor Yusufov.
A short meeting was held between the OPEC president and the Russian energy minister at the Vnukovo airport. The two ministers discussed bilateral relations between Russia and OPEC and in particular the need for equitable oil prices on the world market.
The Energy Ministry pointed out that the first meeting between Mr Yusufov and Mr Abdullah bin Hamad al-Attiyah took place on January 7, 2003, while the Russian minister was on a visit to the Persian Gulf. On April 24 the Russian minister telephoned his Qatari counterpart to discuss recent events in the Persian Gulf and how they may affect Russian-OPEC relations.
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a plenary meeting was held, in which Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan and IMF head Christine Lagarde took part