November 22, 2017 / 1:42 PM / in a year

U.N.'s de Mistura to discuss Syria in Moscow on Thursday: RIA

MOSCOW (Reuters) - U.N. special envoy on Syria Staffan de Mistura will visit Moscow on Thursday for talks on the situation in Syria, RIA news agency quoted him as saying on Wednesday.

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir (R) speaks with U.N. Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura during a Syrian opposition meeting in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, November 22, 2017. REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser

De Mistura will meet Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu to discuss preparations for a new round of Geneva peace talks on Syria and a proposed congress on Syria in Russia’s Black Sea resort of Sochi, RIA reported.

Reporting by Vladimir Soldatkin; Writing by by Dmitry Solovyov

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