AFP
Last updated: 9 May, 2013

Syria welcomes US-Russia proposal

Syria’s foreign ministry welcomed a US-Russian proposal to resolve the country’s war, saying it was confident key ally Moscow would not change its stance on the conflict.

“Syria welcomes the US-Russian rapprochement… It is confident that the Russian position, which is based on the principles of the UN Charter and international law, will not change,” the ministry said.