17 February 2017

MGIMO Signs Cooperation Agreement with Saudi Arabian Diplomatic Studies Institute

February 15th, MGIMO’s Vice-Rector for Research Evgeny Kozhokin signed a cooperation agreement with the Prince Saud Al-Faisal Diplomatic Studies Institute in Riyadh.

During his business visit to Saudi Arabia, Evgeny Kozhokin gave a talk on Russia’s policy in the settlement of the Syrian and Libyan crises at a scientific conference on Russian-Saudi relations.

After the conference, a framework agreement on cooperation between the two universities was signed, paving the way for collaboration in research, education and publishing, as well as the organization of bilateral seminars and exchanges of students and faculty members.

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