Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov’s meeting with the leader of Syria’s Building the Syrian State opposition movement, Louay Hussein
On August 28, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister and Special Presidential Representative for the Middle East and Africa Mikhail Bogdanov received the leader of Syria’s Building the Syrian State opposition movement, Louay Hussein, and his deputy Mona Ghanem.
The latest developments in and around Syria were discussed at length during the meeting. The sides underlined the importance of the continuing efforts to reach a political solution to the crisis in the Syrian Arab Republic based on UN Security Council Resolution 2254 and decisions adopted by the Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi. Emphasis was also placed on the need for consolidated efforts by the friends of Syria and its people for the sake of effectively promoting the expeditious return of Syrian refugees to their homeland under the corresponding Russian initiative.