30 august

Secretary of the Security Council of the Russian Federation Nikolai Patrushev Visited Singapore

On August 28-30, 2019, Secretary of the Security Council of the Russian Federation Nikolai Patrushev paid a working visit to Singapore. He called on Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security Teo Chee Hean and visited Cyber Security Agency of Singapore and Interpol Global Complex for Innovation. Representatives of law-enforcement agencies, military and special services also attended the meetings.

The parties discussed ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation in tackling common challenges such as terrorism, drug trafficking and transnational crime.

During the visit the Memorandum of Understanding on Security Cooperation between the Ministry of Home Affairs of the Republic of Singapore and the Ministry of the Interior of the Russian Federation was signed.