BEIJING, March 27 (Itar-Tass) —— China supports the mediatory mission of UNO and LAS special envoy on Syria Kofi Annan directed at settling the Syrian conflict. Kofi Annan is to arrive in China for a visit on Tuesday, spokesman for the Chinese Foreign Ministry Hong Lei told a briefing here.
“China supports Kofi Annan’s mediatory mission aimed at the political settlement of the conflict in Syria,” the diplomat stressed. “During his visit to China, the Chinese side plans to hold talks with him on the solution of Syrian problem.”
“We express the hope that all the sides involved in the process of settling the Syrian crisis will support Kofi Annan’s efforts directed at the solution of the conflict situation in the country,” Hong Lei said in conclusion.