Sat Sep 10, 2016 5:41am EDT
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu discussed Syria in a phone call on Friday in the context of the talks between Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry held earlier that day.
Lavrov and Cavusoglu agreed it was important for all parties concerned to fulfil the cessation of hostilities in Syria and resume the negotiation process, Russia’s Foreign Ministry said in a statement on its website on Saturday.
(Reporting by Maria Kiselyova; Editing by Alexander Smith)
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