Wednesday, 22 September 2021 09:01 GMT

Pedersen discuss humanitarian issues, promotion of political process in Syria

(MENAFN)Humanitarian issues in Syria and the implementation of a UN Security Council resolution during a settlement at a meeting in Moscow were tackled by Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and UN Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen during a settlement at a meeting in Moscow.

The adoption of a new resolution concerning humanitarian issues will change the situation for the better, according to Lavrov.

He further stated that "The resolution clearly says there must be deliveries of humanitarian goods cross-line, and the same resolution provides for specific projects aimed at restoring electricity, water supply, health facility, schooling, “saying “There is a very clear mandate in addition to 2254 for the secretary-general not only to do all those things but to report regularly how these projects are being implemented."

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