Iran's FM says good results achieved regarding Syria talks, results to be unveiled later
Azerbaijan, Baku, Feb.18 / Trend D. Khatinoglu, S. Isayev/
Iran's Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi said that the negotiations between Iran, Turkey and Egypt regarding Syrian crisis yielded good results, Fars News Agency reported.
"The talks brough good results, and the outcome will be published by Egypt today," Salehi said on Feb.18.
Salehi spoke to the journalists on the sidelines of Iran and Euroasian neighbors meeting, noting that Iran offered its solution to the Syrian crisis - a six-article plan, that includes negotiations between Syrian government and the rebels, for the establishment of a transitional government.
On Feb. 14, Salehi held separate telephone conversations with Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohamed Kamel Amron and his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoglu, regarding the recent developments in the region, including the Syrian uprests.
Anti-government protests have continued in Syria for more than a year and half.
According to the UN, the total number of victims of the conflict in Syria exceeds 70,000.
More than 230,000 have become refugees with around three million in need of humanitarian assistance. Syrian authorities say they oppose the well-armed militants.