The Syrian war is over: Lavrov

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Friday 13 September 2019 | 11:1 AM Damascus Time

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  • The Syrian war is over: Lavrov

    BALADI NEWS

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that the war in Syria is over, the situation is moving towards a peaceful path, and the Constitutional Committee will be an opportunity for dialogue on the future of the country.

    "The war in Syria had already ended, and the situation is gradually returning to peaceful normal life, but there remained certain epicenters of tension in Idlib and East of Euphrates," "Lavrov told the Russian newspaper Trud.

    Lavrov said that launching a committee which aims to reform the constitution would be an important step in pushing the political process, and would give the Syrian parties for the first time the opportunity to start a direct dialogue on the future of the country.

    He stressed that the Syrian Opposition plays a crucial role and that opponents should make a constructive contribution to the political solution in accordance with the resolution of the UN Security Council no.2254.

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