December 27, 2016 / 6:10 PM / 7 months ago

Russia's foreign minister discussed Syria peace plan with U.S. Kerry

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Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov speaks to the media after the meeting of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin at a hot springs resort in Nagato, Japan, December 15, 2016.Alexander Zemlianichenko/Pool

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov discussed a peace plan for Syria with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in a telephone call on Tuesday, Russia's foreign ministry said in statement.

It also said that Lavrov informed Kerry that a U.S. decision to ease some restrictions on arming Syrian rebels may lead to more casualties.

Writing by Denis Pinchuk; Editing by Louise Ireland

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