ASTANA, March 14. /TASS/. Russian and Syrian representatives are holding preliminary consultations in Astana. The Russian delegation is led by Special Presidential Envoy for the Syrian Settlement, Alexander Lavrentiev, the Syrian delegation - by the country’s Ambassador to the UN, Bashar Jaafari.
Russian representatives held talks with the UN delegates earlier in the day.
The plenary session of the international meeting on Syria is scheduled for March 15.