The Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson has held talks in new York. As told journalists the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova, in the course of the meeting the parties discussed cooperation on the Syrian crisis, as well as the implementation of the Minsk agreements on Ukraine.
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The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov met with his American colleague Rex Tillerson. The parties discussed cooperation in Syria and the implementation of the Minsk agreements on Ukraine. This was told to journalists following the meeting, the official representative of the Russian Ministry Maria Zakharova.
“In new York hosted a meeting of Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of state Tillerson. The parties discussed cooperation on the Syrian crisis and other aspects of the situation in the middle East and North Africa, as well as the implementation of the Minsk agreements” — leads the RIA Novosti words Maria Zakharova.
As previously reported, the talks were held on the initiative of the American side.
The consultations were held in new York, where the foreign Ministers arrived at the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly.