MFA of Russia: Lavrov and Kerry discussed the possibility of supporting an inter-Syrian process

MOSCOW, November 4. The possibility of providing international support to the Syrian settlement on the basis of national dialogue discussed Sunday by phone the Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry. As have informed in the Russian foreign Ministry, the conversation took place on the initiative of the American side.

“In pursuance of the agreements reached at the meeting on 30 October in Vienna the multilateral meeting on the settlement of the conflict in Syria, the Minister and the Secretary of state continued to discuss the possibilities of international support for Syrian peace process, including facilitating the formation of a unified delegation of the opposition in the interests of a speedy establishment of a national political dialogue and the consolidation of the positions in the fight against terrorism,” he said in depodesta.

The parties agreed to promote these approaches within the next meeting of “external players” in “Vienna format,” stressed the Russian foreign Ministry.