President al-Assad to Lavrentiyev: Work should focus on stopping offensive, withdrawal of all Turkish, US and other illegal forces from Syrian territory

Damascus, President Bashar al-Assad received on Friday Russian President Vladimir Putin’s special envoy for Syria Alexander Lavrentiyev, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Vershinin and the accompanying delegation.

Both sides reviewed...

Lavrov renews need for respecting Syria’s sovereignty and territorial integrity

Moscow, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov renewed his country’s stance on the need for respecting Syria’s sovereignty and territorial integrity.

Lavrov said, in an interview with Russian Interfax News Agency on Thursday, that a group of steps are being taken...