Russia's Lavrov to meet EU's Ashton over Ukraine
Posted on Mar 04 2014 | IANS
Madrid, March 4 : Russian Foreign Affairs Minister Sergei Lavrov will discuss the ongoing situation in Ukraine with European Union's High Representative of Foreign Affairs Catherine Ashton when both meet here Tuesday.
Ashton will travel to Madrid after a meeting of the European Union Council of Foreign Ministers on Ukraine, Xinhua reported.
After meeting Ashton, Lavroy will have talks with Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy at his official residence in the Palacio de la Moncloa before meeting King Juan Carlos at the Palacio de la Zarzuela.
Lavrov will also meet his Spanish counterpart Jose Manuel Garcia-Margallo Wednesday.