NATO rejects media claims alliance unable of quick deploymentWorld October 21, 13:01
Russia has no doubts Iran observes JCPOA - deputy foreign ministerRussian 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
KUWAIT CITY, February 19. /ITAR-TASS/. Russia calls for influencing those who can convince the Syrian parties to continue the talks in Geneva, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said.
“The bloodshed and any violence on the Syrian land should be ceased as soon as possible. It is necessary to put an end to the sufferings of hundreds of thousands of displaced persons and refugees, and to the sufferings of the great number of families,” the Russian minister said.
“We pursued the aim by convening the Geneva II Peace Conference in Montreux on January 22. The two rounds of inter-Syrian talks were not easy. We urge everyone who has chances and the authority to influence the warring parties to do their best in order to continue a direct dialogue in Geneva,” he said.
Lavrov stressed the need to start a political process without preconditions. “I’m convinced that the history and the Syrian people will give due to those who did evil and to those who helped reach national reconciliation,” the Russian minister said, adding “Now the key task is to save many lives. We should save Syria. Russia will exert maximum effort to work with Damascus and the Syrian opposition groups.