Russia: 'Significant progress' in Syrian peace process
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  • 04:15 12 July 2019

Russia: 'Significant progress' in Syrian peace process

Russia on Thursday said there is a "significant progress" in the Syrian peace process, ONA reports quotng Anadolu Agency.

Speaking at a news conference Foreign Ministry’s spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said she expects the visit of the UN special envoy for Syria to Damascus will boost the process of establishing the Syrian constitutional committee.

"On the political track, a significant progress towards the completion of the formation and launch of the constitutional committee has been made [...] We expect the visit of the UN special envoy to Damascus, scheduled for this week, will accelerate the convening of the committee,” Zakharova said.

The formation of the committee, the ministry spokesman said, will make it possible to launch a direct dialogue between Syrians to determine the parameters of the final settlement of the Syrian crisis and the future of the country.

Faig Mahmudov

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