NATO rejects media claims alliance unable of quick deploymentWorld October 21, 13:01
Russian senior diplomat: Moscow has 'no doubts' that Iran fulfilling JCPOA dealRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 21, 11:04
Monuments to Soviet troops in PolandWorld October 21, 10:57
Putin and Erdogan give positive assessment to joint efforts in Astana processWorld October 21, 3:03
Privileges to certain languages in Ukraine’s education law to worsen situation — diplomatRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 20, 21:46
International balance of forces in Syria after Raqqa’s liberation unclear yet — expertMilitary & Defense October 20, 21:05
Russia to resume import of aubergines, pomegranates from Turkey since October 30Business & Economy October 20, 20:18
International station to orbit Moon at 70,000 km distance from EarthScience & Space October 20, 20:09
US indulging in lies to have UN-OPCW mission’s mandate extended — Foreign MinistryRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 20, 19:31
MUNICH, February 11. /TASS/. Political settlement in Syria was in the focus of the Russian Foreign Minister's bilateral talks in Munich on Thursday, spokesperson of the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said, adding that prospects for ceasefire and improvement of humanitarian situation were in the center of the consultations.
"Following the talks, Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry instructed experts to work out specific proposals for the International Syria Support Group' meeting , in order to help making the meeting fruitful and effective," she said, adding, "The priority attention was paid to the ceasefire problem and improvement of the humanitarian situation."
"The same issue of the Syrian crisis settlement and preparations for the International Syria Support Group's meeting was in the focus of Lavrov's other meetings, including those with [EU High Commissioner for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica] Mogherini, and with his Chinese and Iranian counterparts," Zakharova said.