Chance to begin political settlement process in Syria exists - Lavrov

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov believes there is a chance to begin the political settlement process in Syria.

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov believes there is a chance to begin the political settlement process in Syria.

"The veto [right] is not a privilege but a great responsibility. Thanks to the veto imposed by Russia and China several times we can say that a chance for transition to the political settlement process has emerged in the Syria crisis. And it is absolutely true that the Russia-China veto has prevented Syria\'s transformation into Libya," he said at a Model United Nations session at the MGIMO University on Monday.

 

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