Moldovan president meets Russian envoy
18:43 | 25.03.2021 Category: Official
Chisinau, 25 March /MOLDPRES/- President Maia Sandu had a meeting today with Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Chisinau Oleg Vasnetsov, and discussed the epidemiological situation and developments in the country, the presidential press service has reported.
"The priority issue is to ensure access to effective vaccines for our citizens. We emphasized again as in other discussions that we want to get help from the Russian Federation for faster access to Sputnik V vaccine, given the need to speed up the vaccination process. The sooner we ensure the population's access to the anti-Covid-19 vaccine, the sooner we have the chance to return to normalcy and save the lives of our loved ones ", said Maia Sandu.
The head of state also spoke with director general of the Russian Industrial-Financial Union Stanislav Pughinskii, and Trade Representative of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Moldova Vladislav Darvai. The issues were related to boosting economic relations between the Republic of Moldova and the Russian Federation.
"We have many topics on the agenda and we are working to solve together the problems of Moldovan citizens," Maia Sandu said.