Arabs, Russia agree need to end Syria violence

CAIRO, Egypt – Arab nations and Russia agree violence in Syria must end and on the need for unbiased monitoring of the situation, opposition to foreign intervention, delivering humanitarian aid and support for U.N.-Arab League Syria envoy Kofi Annan, ministers said.

Agreement on the five points was announced on Saturday after Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov attended a meeting of Arab foreign ministers in Cairo to discuss the Syrian crisis.

Lavrov and Qatari Prime Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim al-Thani announced the agreement in a joint news conference. They did not take any questions from reporters.

Source: Reuters

This entry was posted in Article & News and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>