Monday, June 26, a telephone conversation between U.S. Secretary Rex Tillerson and Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov.
According to the report, the Russian foreign Ministry, during the meeting they discussed the settlement of the crisis in Syria, reports TASS.
«The foreign Ministers discussed the subject of the settlement of the crisis in Syria, including the need to consolidate the ceasefire regime, in particular through the Astana process, increasing the fight against terrorist groups and prevent the use of chemical toxic substances», – stated in the message.
Lavrov also called for Washington to avoid provocations against Syrian government forces, «leading operations against the terrorists.»
Tillerson and Lavrov «agreed to continue contacts, including on issues on the bilateral agenda», said the Russian foreign Ministry.