International talks on Syria in Switzerland’s Lausanne have ended after four hours of discussion behind closed doors. No breakthrough has apparently been reached. Participants have agreed to further work on solving the crisis, Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said, adding that there are “some interesting ideas” that have been discussed.
“There are some ideas that we discussed today in a circle of pretty powerful countries, that might affect the situation,” Lavrov said following the Saturday meeting in the Swiss city, as cited by RIA Novosti. The talks’ participants have agreed to continue working on the issue in the following days, “hoping for certain agreements” to help move the peace process forward, he added. FULL REPORT