Baku, Azerbaijan, May 16
By Khalid Kazimov - Trend:
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is to visit Vienna to attend a session of the 'Friends of Syria' group.
Zarif will leave Tehran to Vienna this evening, IRINN reported.
According to the report, foreign ministers from 17 countries will gather in Vienna May 17 to discuss the latest developments regarding Syria.
The 'Friends of Syria' group is expected to discuss establishing truce, supplying humanitarian aid to civilians and Syria's political future during its upcoming session.
At least 250,000 people have been killed in the Syrian crisis with hundreds of thousands displaced over the past five years since the crisis sparked in the Arab country.