The Deputy head of the Russian foreign Ministry: meeting on Syria held in a constructive manner


NEW YORK, December 18. Conference of the International group support Syria takes place in a constructive manner. This was stated to journalists by the Deputy Russian foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov.

“Constructive”, – he told, answering an appropriate question. “Now no need to interfere with the work being coordinated,” added Gatilov.

The meeting has been going on for about 1.5 hours. At the forum the parties shall agree, in particular, the lists of the opposition and terrorists.

In turn, Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that the atmosphere normal. “The usual,” said he, returning to the hall after a ten-minute break in the conference.

The conference is attended by foreign Ministers of 18 countries, including the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry and UN Secretary General ban Ki-moon, his special envoy for Syria, de Mistura Staffan, representatives of the Arab League and the OIC.