15:52 GMT27 May 2020
Listen Live
    Politics
    Get short URL
    174
    Subscribe

    The administration of US President-elect Donald Trump will consider an official invitation to attend Syria crisis settlement talks in Kazakhstan but will not take part until it forms a vision on how to resolve the crisis, a source close to the administration told Sputnik on Tuesday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The intra-Syrian negotiations are expected to be held next Monday, January 23, in Astana, followed by Geneva talks under UN auspices on February 8.

    "The Trump Administration will consider the invitation to negotiations in Astana after its official receipt, and will not participate in any negotiations until the formation of a clear US vision of a resolution to the Syrian crisis," the source said.

    Tags:
    Astana talks on Syria, Donald Trump, Syria
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via SputnikComment via Facebook