Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will meet with his Syrian counterpart, Faisal Mikdad, in Moscow on August 23.
Ivan Nechayev, Deputy Head of the Information and Press Department of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said that “the issues on the agenda of the Astana format, including the results of the Russia-Iran-Turkey trilateral summit held in Tehran on July 19, will be discussed.”
Noting that there will be a detailed exchange of views on the international and regional agenda, Nechayev stated that the work of the Syrian Constitutional Committee will also be discussed.
“The Ministers will evaluate the state of multifaceted Russian-Syrian relations, ways to further strengthen practical cooperation in various fields,” Nechayev said. said.
On the other hand, it is stated that after the Tehran summit, a change may occur in Turkey’s Syria policy. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, who recently met with Russian leader Vladimir Putin in Sochi, Russia, noted that the Russian leader offered him cooperation with the Damascus administration.
Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu also clarified his words, “We must find a reconciliation with the regime in Syria,” which had been criticized by the Syrian opposition the previous day. And we said that reconciliation is essential for peace,” he said.