Russia's Lavrov and U.S. Tillerson discuss Syria: Russia

Reuters News
Posted: Sep 15, 2017 2:49 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov held a phone call on the Syria crisis with his American counterpart Rex Tillerson, the ministry said in a statement on Friday.

Lavrov and Tillerson spoke late on Thursday and discussed cooperation in their attempts to resolve the Syrian crisis with an emphasis on de-escalation zones, the ministry said.

(Reporting by Polina Devitt; writing by Maria Tsvetkova; Editing by Catherine Evans)