05 Oct.. 2000
PJC Ambassadorial meeting
The NATO-Russia Permanent Joint Council at
Ambassadorial level meton Thursday, 5 October 2000, at NATO Headquarters.
As part of the ongoing discussions on questions related to strategy andmilitary doctrines
of NATO and Russia in the Permanent Joint Council, Deputy Russian Foreign Minister Yevgeny
Gusarov provided a briefing on Russia's new Foreign Policy Concept. Discussing this
document, Ambassadors continued their exchange of views on issues related to strategy and
military doctrines initiated in March and further pursued in April and July. In view of
its importance for enhancing transparency, mutual understanding and trust, Ambassadors
look forward to further deepening this discussion in the PJC framework.
The next meeting of the Permanent Joint Council at Ambassadorial level is scheduled for 30