President of the Council for Development and Reconstruction, Eng. Nabil El-Jisr, met in the presence of the working group of the Council a Russian delegation headed by Chairman of the Russian - Lebanese Government Committee for cooperation with Lebanon, Mr. Gregory Ilkin, in the presence of the Charge d'affaires at the Russian Embassy in Lebanon. During the meeting, which was attended by the Honorary Consul of Russia in Lebanon, Mr. Jacques Sarraf the possibility of cooperation between Russia and Lebanon was discussed. Eng. El-Jisr explained to the delegation the mechanism of the work of the Council for Development and Reconstruction and projects being carried out, and expressed his hope that Russia would join countries interested in investments and financing for such projects. The President of the Council assured that the bilateral relationship between Lebanon and Russia is good, hoping it will be interpreted more through cooperation in the economic field which will result in the benefit of the two countries.