The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Algeria thanked Russia for helping in the fight against coronavirus

Algeria is grateful to Russia for supplies of medical equipment to combat the coronavirus, said the foreign Minister Sabri Boukadoum.

"The fight against the coronavirus, I wanted first of all to thank the Russian Federation for the assistance they have provided, through Rosoboronexport, and supply of all necessary equipment. This has made a great contribution to the fight against this virus in Algeria," said Boukadoum in the course of negotiations with Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.

He stressed that in the framework of the signed agreement on strategic partnership Russia and Algeria ties a lot of areas of cooperation.

"We have a lot in common and will work together to consolidate and advance on different areas of bilateral relations," said Boukadoum.