MOSCOW, January 26. /TASS./ The Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov discussed by telephone with the special envoy of the UN Secretary General on Syria Staffan de Mistura preparation for the Congress of the Syrian national dialogue, which opens in Sochi on January 29. This was reported in the foreign Ministry.
“During the meeting discussed in detail the preparation of the Congress of the Syrian national dialogue, opening on January 29 in Sochi, said on Friday dipvedomstva. – The Russian side reaffirmed the special importance of this event to enhance the successful promotion of a political settlement of the Syrian crisis, in full accordance with the parameters enshrined in UN security Council resolution 2254”.
Congress of the Syrian acdialog will be held in Sochi on 29-30 January. As expected, the number of participants will be about 1.5 thousand people. In addition to the Syrian parties, the participation of observers, especially UN. One of the objectives of the forum will be the establishment of a Commission for the drafting of the Constitution of Syria.