His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam also held a Bilateral Meeting with the Prime Minister of the Russian Federation. His Majesty welcomed Russia's commitment towards developing greater cooperation with ASEAN, particularly in ensuring peace and security in the region. Both leaders are in Bangkok, Thailand to attend the 35th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits. The meeting was held at IMPACT Arena, Exhibition and Trade Centre, Muang Thong Thani, Bangkok, Thailand. Also present during the Bilateral Meeting was His Royal Highness Prince 'Abdul Mateen.
During the meeting, His Majesty and His Excellency Dmitry Medvedev discussed bilateral relations and current issues at the regional and international levels. Both leaders also discussed matters of mutual significance to both Brunei and Russia, such as cooperation in defence and security as well as exchanges in the field of education.
Source: Radio Television Brunei