(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Ijing june 24 (qna) - china on monday voiced support for un secretary-general ban ki-moon's mediation efforts to resolve the ongoing crisis in syria.
"china always supports the united nations and the secretary-general's mediation work to address the syrian issue" chinese foreign ministry spokeswoman hua chunying told a news briefing after ban brought out a six-point plan on syria last friday according to (xinhua) news agency.
in the proposal ban suggested ending violence protecting civilians starting a serious political process ensuring accountability finishing the destuction of syria's chemical weapons and addressing the regional dimensions of the conflict.
the issue of syria must be resolved through political means; the future of syria must be decided by its own people; an inclusive political transition process must be promoted; national reconciliation and unity must be achieved in syria; and humanitarian assistance must be delivered in syria and its neighboring countries hua said.
the spokeswoman said the spread of terrorist and extremist forces has posed a very real threat in syria other regional countries and even countries outside the region. (qna)