Syrian Arab Republic
Press release on Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov’s meeting with UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura
On May 16, Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov held consultations with UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura during a regular round of intra-Syrian talks in Geneva.
The parties exchanged opinions on the Syrian political settlement and its prospects, taking into consideration the latest multi-format political contacts, including that of the Astana process. They underscored the need for further efforts by all key players, primarily for consolidating the de-escalation process and more active delivery of humanitarian relief aid to the Syrian population.