Lavrov arrived in Vienna to participate in multilateral talks on Syria


VIENNA, October 29. The Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov arrived in Vienna to participate in multilateral meetings on the conflict in Syria.

On Thursday evening the Russian Minister will participate in the meeting of foreign Ministers of Russia, USA, Saudi Arabia and Turkey, and on Friday they will join other leading world powers and States: Iran, UAE, Qatar, Jordan, Germany, France, Egypt, Italy, UK, Iraq and Lebanon, as well as the special envoy of the UN Secretary General on Syria Staffan de Mistura and the head of the foreign service of the EU Federica Mogherini.

The Russian Minister during his stay in Vienna and scheduled bilateral meetings today with the foreign Minister of Iran Javad Zarif, on Friday with Egyptian counterpart Sameh shoukry.