Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov’s telephone conversation with Nasr al-Hariri, chief negotiator for the opposition Syrian Negotiations Commission

Monday, 30 July 2018 12:15

On July 30, Special Presidential Representative for the Middle East and Africa and Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov received a telephone call from Nasr al-Hariri, chief negotiator for the opposition Syrian Negotiations Commission.

Nasr al-Hariri, who has come to Riyadh for a conference of the Syrian Negotiations Commission (SNC), spoke about the situation in Syria and around it, including a political settlement based on UN Security Council Resolution 2254, as well as fighting terrorist groups and creating conditions for the return of refugees back to Syria.

Mikhail Bogdanov confirmed Russia’s position of principle on all subjects raised by the Syrian negotiator and said that the 10th International Meeting on Syria, which will be held in Sochi on July 30 and 31 within the Astana format, is an effective venue for holding practical discussions and for coordinating matters of vital concern for the Syrians with major assistance from the guarantor countries – Russia, Turkey and Iran – as well as the UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura.

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