MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
On July 21, Dushanbe hosted Russian-Tajik consultations in an interdepartmental format on biological safety issues.
An exchange of assessments of threats to biological safety in the CIS was carried out. The implementation of the bilateral intergovernmental Memorandum of Understanding on biological security issues, including specific areas for further cooperation, was discussed. The issues of optimizing and increasing the efficiency of the implementation of the provisions of the Memorandum through the formation of an appropriate consultative mechanism were considered.
The meeting confirmed the unity of the approaches of Russia and Tajikistan to the problem of biological safety. The need for further close coordination and constructive interaction in this area was noted.
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