Photo Release

November 15, 2016

PIMENTEL MEETS RUSSIAN ENVOY: Senate President Aquilino “Koko” L. Pimentel III receives His Excellency Igor A. Khovaev, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the Philippines, during a courtesy call at the Senate of the Philippines on 15 November 2016. Ambassador Khovaev expressed Russia’s desire to expand bilateral relations with the Philippines on all levels including parliamentary and closer party-to-party ties. The Senate President, likewise, thanked the Ambassador for Russia’s growing interest in the Philippines and looked forward to learning from Russia’s experience with a federal system of government. (PRIB Photo by Albert Calvelo/15 November 2016)