Russia's Lavrov holds call with Chinese counterpart, thanks for support on Ukraine

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov meets with Secretary-General of the OIC Hissein Brahim Taha in Moscow

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Thursday spoke by telephone with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi, the Russian foreign ministry said in a statement.

In the statement, the ministry said that Lavrov thanked Wang for what it called China's support for Russia's position on a settlement to the conflict in Ukraine.

(Reporting by Reuters)