WASHINGTON, November 14. /TASS/. The joint statement was made by Russian President Vladimir Putin and us leader Donald trump on the sidelines of the APEC summit in da Nang (Vietnam) November 11, encouraging.
This was stated on Monday by the Russian Ambassador in Washington Anatoly Antonov in an interview with reporters.
“Contacts between our two presidents, the documents that have been approved by our two presidents in da Nang, they inspire optimism,” he said.
According to Antonov, the accepted documents “clearly emphasise” that Russia and the United States have “common goals and common tasks.” “We can work together, concluded the Ambassador. And we effectively defeat international terrorism”.
The joint statement was made by Putin and trump on the sidelines of the APEC summit in da Nang on November 11. The document States that “the presidents agreed that the conflict in Syria has no military solution, and they confirmed that the final political settlement of the conflict must be found within the framework of the Geneva process in accordance with Security Council resolution UN 2254”.
Putin and trump also noted the recent statement by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s commitment to the Geneva process, constitutional reform and elections in accordance with UN security Council resolution 2254. According to the text of the joint statement, the leaders reaffirmed that “these steps assume the full implementation of UN security Council resolution 2254, including constitutional reform and free and fair elections supervised by the United Nations in compliance with the highest international standards of transparency and accountability, while giving all Syrians, including members of the Diaspora the right to participate in them”.