Geneva, SANA – The UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura has held a “positive” meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson about upcoming Syrian talks in Geneva, de Mistura’s spokeswoman Yara Sharif said on Tuesday.
She told reporters in Geneva that de Mistura met with the top U.S. diplomat last week as part of a “series of successful meetings with the new U.S. administration” during a trip to the United States.
Sharif said invitations to the UN-sponsored intra-Syrian talks are set to begin on February 20 in Geneva will be sent Wednesday.
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