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MOSCOW, May 1. /TASS/. A delegation of the Syrian government led by Permanent Representative to the UN Bashar Jaafari and UN experts have arrived in Kazakhstan’s Astana to attend the next round of talks on Syria scheduled for May 3-4, Kazakhstan’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Anuar Jainakov told TASS on Monday.
"A Syrian government delegation headed by Bashar Jaafari and a delegation of UN experts have arrived in Astana for the talks," Jainakov said on the phone.
The 4th international conference on Syria will take place in Kazakhstan’s capital on May 3 and 4. On May 2, experts are due to hold talks.
The previous, third, conference on Syria was held in Astana on March 14-15. Delegations of Russia, Iran and Turkey, which had brokered a nationwide ceasefire in Syria, took part in the negotiations alongside the Syrian government delegation and experts from the United Nations, United States and Jordan.