Lavrov called for coordinating international efforts in the fight against terrorists in Syria


MOSCOW, October 24. The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov at the meeting with U.S. Secretary of state, Minister of foreign Affairs of Saudi Arabia and Minister of foreign Affairs of Turkey in Vienna noted the importance of coordination with all involved international and regional parties to eliminate terrorists in Syria.

This was reported in the Russian foreign Ministry.

“During the discussions, priority was given to the discussion of complex issues of settlement of the Syrian crisis, – have informed in the Ministry. – From the Russian side noted the importance of coordination with all involved international and regional parties to eliminate in Syria, the threat of a terrorist hotbed and launch a comprehensive negotiating process between the Syrian government and opposition as stipulated by the Geneva communiqué of 30 June 2012”.

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As noted in the Russian foreign Ministry, the meeting in John Kerry Lavrov special emphasis was placed “on the necessity of consecutive implementation of the relevant UN resolutions on combating ISIL, “Dzhabhat EN-Nusra” and other terrorist groups, as well as for an early end to the violence, restoring stability and peace in Syria, based on respect for and guarantees of the legitimate rights of all ethnic-confessional groups of the country.”

ATT blows of the Russian Federation on positions of the terrorists

Russia started the operation in Syria against militants of the Islamic state (a terrorist organisation, banned in Russia – approx.) On 30 September about the request of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

In aviagruppa included more than 50 aircraft, including the su-34 and su-24M, su-25, su-30CM, Mi-8 and Mi-24.

Also see: the transaction involved the Navy of the Russian Federation. On the night of 7 October, the ships of the Caspian flotilla of the Caspian sea caused by the objects of the IG in Syria massive strike with cruise missiles of sea basing “the Caliber of NC”.

The Russian authorities have repeatedly stressed that the possibility of a land operation of the Russian armed forces in Syria is completely excluded.