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Russia urges UN to convene meeting of Int’l quartet to de-escalate tension in E.Jerusalem
May 13, 2021

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Russia has urged the United Nations to urgently convene a meeting of the international quartet to de-escalate tension in East Jerusalem.

Talking to media following his meeting with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in Moscow, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that we have agreed that the most urgent task is to convene the international quartet of Middle East mediators, comprising the United Nations, Russia, the European Union and the United States.