Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov's telephone conversation with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu
On January 24, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov had a telephone conversation with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu.
The two ministers discussed the course of the international meeting on the Syrian settlement in Astana. The two sides noted the importance of establishing direct contacts between the Syrian government and representatives of the armed opposition to consolidate the ceasefire and launch the intra-Syrian dialogue as the only way of achieving peace in Syria.
They agreed to continue work with the Syrian participants in the Astana meeting to facilitate its successful conclusion and get ready for the resumption of the talks on the settlement of the Syrian conflict in Geneva