Foreign Minister Ali Sabry who is on an official visit to the Russian Federation was received at the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Moscow by Ambassador P M Amza on 12 June. During an interactive session with the staff, the Foreign Minister highlighted the time-tested relations between Sri Lanka and Russia and stressed on the importance of working towards the elevation of the friendly bilateral ties. Minister also emphasized the need to cohesively work for the betterment of the people of Sri Lanka.