Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Losyukov met Malaysian Ambassador to Russia Yahya bin Baba in connection with his coming departure. They focused on the bilateral issues and coming political contacts. The sides confirmed mutual interest in the development of bilateral relations on different levels of the agenda of Russian-Malaysian cooperation. Losyukov pointed out the Ambassador's major contribution into the development of all-round cooperation between Russia and Malaysia.
For the time being, one needs to finish the construction of the section that is 100 kilometres long. On October 17, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said in an interview with RND that the project would be completed