U.S. welcomes formation of constitutional committee for Syria
The United States welcomes UN Secretary General Guterres’ announcement that an agreement has been reached between the Government of Syria and the Syrian Negotiations Commission to form a Constitutional Committee facilitated by the United Nations in Geneva, U.S. State Department spokeswoman Morgan Ortagus said.
According to her, Washington believes this is "an encouraging step."
Earlier, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres announced the formation of a constitutional committee for Syria. He said he believes that the launch of the committee can, and must, be the beginning of the political path out of the tragedy.