Ryabkov: the schedule of contacts depends on the work with colleagues from USA

Ryabkov: the schedule of contacts depends on the work with colleagues from USA


The Deputy foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov commented on the proposal by Kerry to be held in new York on 18 December Ministerial meeting on Syria.

MOSCOW, Dec 15. If today will work out with our American colleagues the basis for negotiations, it will be possible to coordinate the schedule of further contacts, told reporters, Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov.

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.