Article by Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov "Russia–Zimbabwe: Time-Proven Friendship"

Published by Zimbabwean Newspaper The Herald on February 18th, 2021

On February 18th, marks the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Russian Federation and the Republic of Zimbabwe.

This article defends that this date formalized the ties of friendship and cooperation between the two peoples, which are rooted in the history of the struggle of Zimbabweans for their independence. Our country offered its full support to liberation struggle of the people of Zimbabwe. We appreciate the fact that Zimbabwean citizens and Government highly value this support and remember it with gratitude.

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