Sarandzhi expressed gratitude to the head of Russian instructors for his help in training the CAR government army (FACA), which helped restore stability in the republic, the Federal News Agency reports.
“In the struggle that our people have been waging for several years with the help of the armed forces (FACA) and the defense and security forces (FDS) against terrorists, the activities of Russian instructors have demonstrated effectiveness, especially in the process of recapturing most of the territories occupied by the militants,” – the document says.
In turn, Ivanov expressed gratitude to the head of the CAR parliament and the people of the republic for their trust, noting that cooperation between the two countries will continue to develop.
Earlier, the Minister of the General Secretariat of the CAR government Maxim Balalu said that the republic’s authorities control almost the entire territory of the country thanks to Russia’s help. According to him, the CAR is currently in a stable situation, which was achieved with the support of Russian allies.