(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Scow may 15 (qna) - the geneva conference on syria should be resumed as soon as possible the russian foreign ministry said on wednesday following the resignation of the joint special envoy of the united nations and the league of arab states for the syrian crisis lakhdar brahimi according to (itar-tass).
"moscow appreciates the efforts the algerian diplomat took to stop the violence and rescue syria out of its protracted internal crisis and his significant contribution to the organisation and success of the international conference on syria in montreux on january 22 2014 which ushered in the inter-syrian talks" the ministry said adding "we are convinced that this work must resume as soon as possible for effective continuation of the geneva negotiation process.
passivity on the political track results in more deaths and suffering in syria every day." "the geneva communique of june 30 2012 and the practical achievements related to the two rounds of inter-syrian talks provide an international legal basis for further efforts towards crisis settlement" the ministry said. (qna)