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Press release on Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s meeting with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates of the Syrian Arab Republic Walid Muallem
On September 26, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov had talks with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates of the Syrian Arab Republic Walid Muallem on the sidelines of the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly.
They exchanged opinions on the development of the situation in Syria and around it with an emphasis on the prospects of promoting political settlement, including the start of the Constitutional Committee operation pursuant to the resolutions of the Congress of Syrian National Dialogue in Sochi and UN Security Council Resolution 2254. In this context Russia has confirmed its unchanging position in favour of preserving sovereignty, unity and territorial integrity of the Syrian Arab Republic.
They also discussed in a constructive and interested manner some practical aspects of further strengthening Russian-Syrian relations.