On February 26, Deputy Foreign Minister and Special Presidential Representative for the Middle East and Africa Mikhail Bogdanov, who was on a working visit to Cairo, met with Ahmad Jarba, leader of Syria’s Tomorrow opposition movement.
 
The two officials discussed developments in and around Syria in the light of the Syrian National Dialogue Congress that took place in Sochi on January 30, 2018. They focused in particular on efforts to reach an early political settlement of the Syrian crisis, based on United Nations Security Council Resolution 2254.