Last updated: 21 October, 2015

Lavrov and Kerry to hold Syria talks with Saudi and Turkish counterparts

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry will meet on Friday in Vienna to discuss the Syrian conflict together with their counterparts from Turkey and Saudi Arabia, Moscow said Wednesday.

Russia’s foreign ministry made the announcement after a phone call between Lavrov and Kerry and following the surprise visit by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to Moscow on Tuesday.