Russian and US lists of terrorist groups in Syria largely coincide: RIA cites Russian dep foreign minister

Reuters News
Posted: Nov 13, 2015 4:12 PM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia and the United States have exchanged preliminary lists of what they regard as terrorist groups in Syria and they largely coincide, Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov said on Friday, RIA news agency reported.

Bogdanov also said that Russia believes that dozens of members of the Free Syria Army should be drawn into a political process, and that Russia had met with many representatives of the organization.

(Reporting By Jason Bush; editing by Ralph Boulton)