Astana to host next round of Syria peace talks on June 12-13 - RIA

Sat Jun 3, 2017 10:07am GMT

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The next round Syria peace talks will be held in the Kazakh capital of Astana on June 12-13, RIA news agency quoted the Syrian ambassador to Moscow as saying on Saturday.

"We have received an invitation to participate in talks in Astana, which will take place on 12-13 of this month," RIA quoted Ambassador Riad Haddad as saying.

(Reporting by Jack Stubbs; Editing by Edmund Blair)

Syria's ambassador to Russia Riad Haddad speaks during a news conference in Moscow, Russia, October 1, 2015. REUTERS/Maxim Zmeyev
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