Special representative of the Russian President, Deputy Foreign (AhlulBayt News Agency) - Minister Mikhail Bogdanov affirmed Moscow’s principled stance in supporting Syria in the war against terrorism and the efforts exerted to realize a political settlement to the crisis in the country through a comprehensive Syrian-Syrian dialogue based on UN Security council resolution 2254.
A statement by the Russian Foreign Ministry said that Bogdanov discussed with a Syrian parliamentary delegation, headed by MP Osama Mustafa, the latest developments in Syria and the region.
Later, the Syrian visiting delegation held a meeting with Friends of Syria group that comprises Russian MPs.
Syrian Ambassador in Moscow Riad Haddad said that the situation in Syria and counterterrorism come in the priority of the Russian diplomacy which proved effective and commitment to Syria unity.
For his part, Russian MP Dmitri Sablin, affirmed that the parliamentary friendship group with Syria seeks to consolidate cooperation among the Russian and Syrian MPs, this cooperation that should promote up to the level of the main cooperation role in combating terrorism represented by the Syrian Arab army and the Russian air forces.