New round of Syria talks set for March 23, UN Envoy says

UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura

New York, SANA- UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura called for holding new round of UN-backed intra-Syrian talks in Geneva on March 23.

“Syria’s government and opposition groups are invited to resume peace talks in Geneva on March 23,” the UN envoy said in a press conference in New York on Wednesday.

“Talks will be indirect and will focus on governance, constitutional process, elections and counter-terrorism and there may also be discussions on reconstruction,” De Mistura added.

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Source: News Now / Syrian Arab News Agency

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