NEW UN SPECIAL ENVOY FOR SYRIA PAYS VISIT TO RUSSIA FOR TALKS

UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen has payed visit to Russia’s capital Moscow where he held talks with Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Lavrov. Sergei Lavrov and Geir Pedersen at their meeting in Moscow on Monday underlined the importance of launching Syria’s constitutional committee as soon as…