Russian FM confirms Lavrov-Kerry Talks in Geneva on August 26

MOSCOW, Aug. 24 (MNA) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will meet US State Secretary John Kerry to discuss the Syrian conflict in Geneva on August 26, the Russian Foreign Ministry confirmed Wednesday.

"Talks between Lavrov and Kerry will take place on August 26 in Geneva," the ministry told RIA Novosti less than an hour after Kerry’s spokesman confirmed the date and location of the meeting.

The meeting preceded expert military-to-military consultations Tuesday on joint work to organize humanitarian pauses in Aleppo and ensure the safety of convoys traveling on Castello road, according to sources.

SPUTNIK/MNA

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