Syria peace talks to be held in Astana on July 10: Lavrov
Russian Foreign Minister says UN Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura will take part in the Russian-backed talks.
Russia says Syria peace talks in Kazakhstan's capital Astana will be held on tenth of next month.
Speaking at a news conference in Beijing, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said UN Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura will take part in the Russian-backed talks.
The meeting is set to coincide with a fresh round of UN-sponsored Syria peace talks that will begin in Geneva the same day.