Lavrov and Tillerson discuss Syrian issue
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke by phone on Tuesday, the Russian Foreign Ministry said.
"On the heels of an exchange of opinions in a telephone conversation of the Russian and US presidents, the foreign ministers continued discussing prospects for cooperation of our countries towards the settlement of key problems on the international agenda," the ministry said in a statement.
In addition, the Russian side emphasized the importance of steadfast compliance with the principle of Syria’s territorial integrity.
"They also touched upon certain issues within the framework of bilateral relations, including the schedule of future contacts," the Foreign Ministry added.