Lavrov: attitude before meeting with Kerry on Syria constructive


SOCHI, October 22. The Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov called the constructive spirit planned in Vienna on 23 October by a meeting with U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry.

“Spirit of us always constructive, based on international law”, – said Lavrov.

On October 22, the Russian foreign Minister arrived in Sochi on the site of the International discussion club “Valdai”. At the moment the Minister speaks. The speech closed to the press.

Russia’s actions in Syria

The aerospace forces of the Russian Federation from September 30 to cause pinpoint strikes on targets of terrorist groups in Syria, acting at the request of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. In the country were deployed in more than 50 Russian aircraft and helicopters. In addition, October 7, militants attacked the missile ships of the Caspian flotilla, using cruise missiles “Calibre”. To participate in ground operations in Syria Russia has no plans.