Statement of Sergey Lavrov in Munich. Text translation


On February 11 in Munich meet at the negotiating table of the key international players involved in the process of resolving the situation in Syria.

Meeting of the International support group Syria (MGPS) at the level of foreign Ministers held on the eve of the security conference.

The result of the previous meeting MGPS in Vienna on 14 November last year was a plan for a political settlement in Syria, he was later enshrined in UN security Council resolution 2254.

From Russia in meetings MGPS involved foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. The Minister will also participate in the Ministerial meeting of the Quartet of mediators in the middle East (EU, Russia, US and UN).

Scheduled bilateral meeting of Russian foreign Minister with Federica Mogherini and U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry.