"We want to see the killing, the awful killing, stopped in Syria as soon as possible and everyone is working toward that end", Trump said after the meeting. Bogdanov said. "That's not going to happen".
Foreign Ministers Sergey Lavrov of Russia and Ayman Al-Safadi of Jordan discussed strengthening the ceasefire in Syria in the context of agreements reached in Astana on May 4, the Russian foreign ministry said on Friday after their telephone talks. Lavrov suggested the USA may "initiate" the process in southern Syria near the borders with Israel and Jordan.
President Donald Trump on Wednesday asked Russian Federation to "work together" with the U.S.to end the Syrian conflict and underscored the need for Moscow to rein in the Bashar al-Assad regime there, and Iran and their "proxies".
"I will not go to any concessions since the President has no right to make concessions at the national scale", he said.
Russian Federation is making great efforts to convince the U.S.to accept Iranian role in a plan for foreign troops to police safe zones in Syria as a step toward ending the six-year war. "So we'll look at the proposal and see if it can work".
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Dairy Export Council (USDEC) and the National Milk Producers Federation (NMPF) said following Lighthizer's Senate confirmation. He's likely to go back to the negotiating table with Canada and Mexico over NAFTA to bring a new deal back to Congress.
Trump warns North Korea's missiles will get better
Trump slammed Pyongyang's latest test early Saturday as "bad" on Twitter, saying that it "disrespected the wishes of China". I mean, we'll see", he said when asked about the possibility of a military action in the wake of a nuclear test.
According to a report by the Syrian Center for Policy Research, the conflict has claimed the lives of over 470,000 people, injured 1.9 million others, and displaced almost half of the country's pre-war population of about 23 million within or beyond its borders.
Putin said after talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Sochi last week that he had secured Trump's backing for the plan to establish safe zones.
"All wars eventually come to an end, and we've been looking for a long time how to bring this one to an end", he recently told reporters.
"It is correct in principle, and we supported it from the beginning because the idea is correct".