Russia's Lavrov, U.S.' Tillerson discuss Syria in phone call

Reuters News
Posted: May 01, 2017 12:28 PM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson exchanged views on Syrian crisis talks scheduled for May 3-4 in Kazakhstan's capital Astana, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Monday.

They also agreed to hold talks during an Arctic Council event in Fairbanks, Alaska, on May 10-11.

(Reporting by Vladimir Soldatkin; Editing by Robin Pomeroy)