MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
On April 19, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia S.V. Vershinin, during his meeting with Director General of the International Organization for Migration A.Vitorino, handed in an official notification signed by Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation S.V. Lavrov on our country’s adoption of the IOM Charter, which is a prerequisite for joining this Organization.
In accordance with the resolution of the 111th session of the MOM Council adopted on November 24, 2020, which approved the application of our country to join the MOM, Russia becomes a full member of the Organization from the date of its transmission to the Director General of this notification.
Joining the MOM opens up additional opportunities for our country to build up constructive interaction with the international community on migration issues.
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