Sunday, August 24, 2014   

Lavrov frowns on UN rejection of of Iran at Syria talks
(01-21 15:43)

Russia said that an unprecedented decision by the United Nations to bar Iran from taking part in this week's Syria peace conference was a “mistake'' but would not lead to a “disaster.’’
“Of course this is a mistake,'' Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov saidn in Moscow. “But no disaster has happened,'' he said, downplaying the conference in the Swiss town of Montreux on Wednesday as a “one-day event.''--AFP


   
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