To Astana for talks with representatives of the Syrian opposition

In Astana to take part in talks with representatives of the Syrian opposition. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the head of the press service of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan, Anuar Janakova.


Earlier in the capital of Kazakhstan, delegations of Russia, Turkey and Iran. Also to Astana for negotiations came, the UN special envoy on Syria Staffan de Mistura. Later it is expected the arrival of the delegation of the Syrian government.


On January 23 in Astana will host the international meeting on settling the situation in Syria.


Earlier, Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Moscow hopes for a new meeting on Syria because she will be able to secure the participation of the armed opposition in the negotiation process.

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