Lavrov: Guarantor States of Astana Process on Syria meets in Sochi on February 14

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov announced that meeting of the leaders of guarantor states of Astana process on Syria is scheduled to be held in the Russian city of Sochi on February 14.

Lavrov, in his speech to students of Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University, Bishkek on Monday, said: ” the prospects for a settlement in Syria will be considered within a week to 10 days, i.e. on February 14, in the upcoming summit of the presidents of Russia, Iran and Turkey in Sochi.”

He added that the work is under way to complete the formation of the committee of discussing the Syrian constitution.

“In parallel with the war against terrorism, there is a current political track in which Russia, Iran and Turkey adopted an initiative based on decisions of the Syrian national dialogue congress held a year ago in Sochi to set up a committee to discuss the constitution,” Lavrov said, adding that “work on this initiative is now complete.”
Source: News Agencies