Russia made a proposal to introduce in Syria since March 1 the cease-fire. On Wednesday, February 10, reported news Agency AP referring to the representative of the US authorities.
According to the interlocutor Agency, Washington, for its part, insists on an immediate ceasefire.
State Department spokesman mark Toner said he did not know about the specific dates of possible proposals of the Russian Federation on a ceasefire in Syria, reports RIA «Novosti».
«I don’t know about specific dates,» said Toner.
«I think our preference would be an immediate ceasefire», — said the representative of the state Department in response to the question whether the validity of publishing that Russia has proposed a ceasefire in Syria since March 1.
Meanwhile, the Russia’s permanent representative to the UN Vitaly Churkin said that Moscow is discussing with Washington proposals for a ceasefire in Syria.
«We have a number of discussions with the United States, including the possibility of a ceasefire and humanitarian issues,» — said Churkin.
The negotiations on the settlement of the situation in Syria are set to resume on 25 February.