Axar.az
UP
15 November 2018


Russia for humanitarian corridor in Idlib,

Home page Politics
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

A humanitarian corridor will be created in Syria’s Idlib to prevent civilian casualties, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Friday.

Axar.az informs citing AA.

Addressing a meeting of the German-Russian Forum in Berlin, Lavrov promised that they would take measures to prevent civilian casualties in the area.

"Whatever we do we will try to keep in mind the issues and the interests of civilians in that area… a humanitarian corridor will be created in Idlib, just as we did in Homs and East Ghouta," he said.

"We will not act in the way the U.S.-led coalition acted in Mosul or in Raqqa when there were no negotiations about local cease-fires with opposition groups," he added.

Lavrov said currently, talks were underway between Turkish and Russian officials on the situation in Idlib, the last opposition stronghold in Syria.

"And next week the two presidents will be looking at the situation," he said.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin are expected to meet in the Russian city of Sochi on Monday.

Date
2018.09.14 / 19:39
Author
Axar.az
Comments
See also

Abe says wants to discuss peace treaty with Putin

Candidate for the post of Israeli Defense Minister named

Putin, Erdogan to discuss topical international issues

After Azerbaijan, Albania bans Greek-Cypriot Eleni Theocharous

Any new US sanctions against Russia will harm ties

US Senate Committee will discuss candidacy of US ambassador

Trump under pressure from Melania to fire top aide

Hamas: We taught Israel a ‘serious lesson’

Adrej Babis: Czech PM denies son was kidnapped

Ex-Macedonian PM Gruevski says he's seeking asylum in Hungary

Latest
 
Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla
ArxivBağla