This site uses cookies. By accepting cookies you can optimise your browsing experience. Read more.
Russia: Lavrov and de Mistura discuss new round of talks on Syria03:12

Russia: Lavrov and de Mistura discuss new round of talks on Syria

Russian Federation, Moscow
March 29, 2018 at 19:41 GMT -00:00 · Published

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and UN Special Envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura discussed the situation in Syria in Moscow on Thursday. The two diplomats spoke at a protocol conference following a meeting with Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu.

Lavrov stated: "It is of fundamental importance that the Congress culminated in the adoption of detailed decisions that clearly confirm the task of implementing the resolution 2254 with your efforts and those famous 12 points that you Mr. De Mistura have put forward - the principles on which negotiations should be based, are also stated in these decisions."

"We are at the moment where humanitarian needs in Syria are becoming even more pressing," Staffan de Mistura said.

Lavrov also noted that he planned to touch upon the problems of humanitarian assistance to the Syrian people and issues related to the restoration of the infrastructure and economy of Syria at the meeting.

Russia: Lavrov and de Mistura discuss new round of talks on Syria03:12
No Account? Sign up!
Description

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and UN Special Envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura discussed the situation in Syria in Moscow on Thursday. The two diplomats spoke at a protocol conference following a meeting with Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu.

Lavrov stated: "It is of fundamental importance that the Congress culminated in the adoption of detailed decisions that clearly confirm the task of implementing the resolution 2254 with your efforts and those famous 12 points that you Mr. De Mistura have put forward - the principles on which negotiations should be based, are also stated in these decisions."

"We are at the moment where humanitarian needs in Syria are becoming even more pressing," Staffan de Mistura said.

Lavrov also noted that he planned to touch upon the problems of humanitarian assistance to the Syrian people and issues related to the restoration of the infrastructure and economy of Syria at the meeting.

Top downloads in last 24 hours
01:39
USA: See damage caused by wildfires in OregonUSA: See damage caused by wildfires in Oregon
September 17, 2020 at 06:54 GMT -00:00
04:52
Football? More like fin-ball - Chinese goldfish owner trains fish to play footballFootball? More like fin-ball - Chinese goldfish owner trains fish to play football
September 17, 2020 at 05:13 GMT -00:00
04:39
Italian fashion designer creates anti-COVID trench coat with transparent visorItalian fashion designer creates anti-COVID trench coat with transparent visor
September 17, 2020 at 05:52 GMT -00:00
01:38
Greece: Police move migrants from streets of Lesbos to a new campGreece: Police move migrants from streets of Lesbos to a new camp
September 17, 2020 at 06:14 GMT -00:00
Pool for subscribers only
01:02
Greece: Lesbos police round up homeless migrants to bring them to replacement campGreece: Lesbos police round up homeless migrants to bring them to replacement camp
September 17, 2020 at 08:48 GMT -00:00
02:23
Greece: Volunteers distribute supplies to migrants living outside ruined Moria campGreece: Volunteers distribute supplies to migrants living outside ruined Moria camp
September 16, 2020 at 17:33 GMT -00:00
01:40
Greece: Moria camp fire justifies guarded reception centres - Greek migration ministerGreece: Moria camp fire justifies guarded reception centres - Greek migration minister
September 17, 2020 at 00:28 GMT -00:00
Pool for subscribers only
02:18
Libya: GNA head Fayez al-Sarraj announces resignationLibya: GNA head Fayez al-Sarraj announces resignation
September 16, 2020 at 21:55 GMT -00:00
02:40
Syria: Students, teachers protest in Hasakah as SDF-affiliated militants occupy schoolsSyria: Students, teachers protest in Hasakah as SDF-affiliated militants occupy schools
September 17, 2020 at 21:03 GMT -00:00
03:10
Peru: Shamans predict Trump's victory in US electionsPeru: Shamans predict Trump's victory in US elections
September 16, 2020 at 23:51 GMT -00:00
04:50
Belarus: Minsk to close borders with Lithuania and Poland - LukashenkoBelarus: Minsk to close borders with Lithuania and Poland - Lukashenko
September 18, 2020 at 01:27 GMT -00:00
Pool for subscribers only
00:21
Belgium: European Parliament votes to adopt resolution against Russia over Navalny caseBelgium: European Parliament votes to adopt resolution against Russia over Navalny case
September 17, 2020 at 11:59 GMT -00:00
03:01
USA: One of largest known T. rex skeletons to go under the hammer at Christie'sUSA: One of largest known T. rex skeletons to go under the hammer at Christie's
September 17, 2020 at 09:08 GMT -00:00
03:53
Israel: Hundreds rally in Tel Aviv against announcement of new COVID-19 lockdownIsrael: Hundreds rally in Tel Aviv against announcement of new COVID-19 lockdown
September 18, 2020 at 01:05 GMT -00:00
01:22
Belarus: Jewish pilgrims don Ukrainian clothing in hope of crossing borderBelarus: Jewish pilgrims don Ukrainian clothing in hope of crossing border
September 17, 2020 at 18:20 GMT -00:00
Pool for subscribers only
02:47
Denmark: 'Wake-up call for all of us' - WHO warns amid European virus surgeDenmark: 'Wake-up call for all of us' - WHO warns amid European virus surge
September 17, 2020 at 14:36 GMT -00:00
Pool for subscribers only
02:05
Belarus: Illegitimacy of presidential elections a 'myth' - LukashenkoBelarus: Illegitimacy of presidential elections a 'myth' - Lukashenko
September 16, 2020 at 23:41 GMT -00:00
Pool for subscribers only
00:58
Russia: Bottle with Novichok found in guest room in Tomsk – Navalny's aidesRussia: Bottle with Novichok found in guest room in Tomsk – Navalny's aides
September 17, 2020 at 17:52 GMT -00:00
Pool for subscribers only
02:52
Belarus: Lukashenko asked Putin for 'certain types of weapons'Belarus: Lukashenko asked Putin for 'certain types of weapons'
September 17, 2020 at 02:15 GMT -00:00
Pool for subscribers only
01:00
USA: Wind and rain lash Mobile as Hurricane Sally makes landfall in AlabamaUSA: Wind and rain lash Mobile as Hurricane Sally makes landfall in Alabama
September 16, 2020 at 14:22 GMT -00:00
02:35
Greece: No more 'concentration camps' - Lesbos residents demand relocation of migrants to EuropeGreece: No more 'concentration camps' - Lesbos residents demand relocation of migrants to Europe
September 16, 2020 at 03:44 GMT -00:00
04:46
Argentina: Inventor designs 'Breathe Well Tube' as improvement on masksArgentina: Inventor designs 'Breathe Well Tube' as improvement on masks
September 16, 2020 at 12:35 GMT -00:00
View all videos