Syrian Arab Republic
Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov’s meeting with a delegation of the Syrian opposition National Renewal Movement
On September 26, Special Presidential Representative for the Middle East and Africa and Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov received a delegation of the Syrian opposition National Renewal Movement headed by Obeida Nahas.
The discussion covered a wide range of issues regarding the political settlement of the Syrian crisis, including the opposition’s readiness for constructive dialogue with the Syrian government based on UN Security Council Resolution 2254. The Russian side called for establishing a consolidated delegation from the opposition that would represent various opposition groups and act as a responsible partner in the direct negotiations with the Syrian Government delegation in Geneva under the aegis of the United Nations.