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Kremlin says Syrian peace talks in Astana are "hugely complex"
March 14, 2017 / 10:18 AM / 8 months ago

Kremlin says Syrian peace talks in Astana are "hugely complex"

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov called Syrian peace talks in Kazakhstan “hugely complex” on Tuesday when he was asked to comment on the Syrian opposition delegation’s refusal to attend the meeting.

Boys stand amidst rubble of damaged buildings in the northern Syrian city of al-Bab, Syria March 13, 2017. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

“We realised from the very beginning that these are hugely complex talks,” he told reporters on a conference call.

“The work continues.”

Reporting by Maria Tsvetkova; Editing by Christian Lowe

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