Ryabkov: the prospects of the talks Lavrov and Kerry, it is difficult to predict

Ryabkov: the prospects of the talks Lavrov and Kerry, it is difficult to predict


Every day there are new events and decisions that affect the overall backdrop to the Outlook, said Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov. According to him, the main issue now is approval of the lists of terrorist organizations.

MOSCOW, Dec 15. The prospects of the talks between the foreign Ministers of the Russian Federation and the USA Sergey Lavrov and John Kerry in Moscow it is difficult to predict, said to reporters, Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov.

“Prospects are difficult to predict, because the situation in dynamics, and without exaggeration, every day there are events and decisions that affect the General background to these prospects,” he said.

According to Ryabkov, “the main issue now is approval of the lists of terrorist organizations and the opportunity to start implementing what was agreed at the Vienna meeting of the group, which includes at our insistence, not only of members of the US-led coalition, but a number of other influential countries”.

“If today will work out with our American colleagues on that Foundation, then maybe it will be easier to decide on the schedule of further steps,” — said Ryabkov, referring to the proposal Kerry to be held in new York on 18 December Ministerial meeting on Syria.