- The Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, Friday in Vienna takes part in international discussions on the civil war in Syria. He did this on Wednesday.
Previous attempts to international diplomatic search for the termination of the conflict in Syria, mainly due to Iran if the US is not at the table. Washington has declared that opposition or even Tuesday announced that Iran would have been there. Iran is an important ally of Syrian President Bashar al- Assad. Washington wanted to earlier peace talks as little as possible supporters of Assad.
Russia wants broad consultation and finally gets his way. For now expected envoys on behalf of Germany, Egypt, European Union, France, Britain, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, the United States and Russia.