Syria - Q&R - Excerpts fron the daily presse briefing (15.09.16)


Q - The Russian minister of foreign affairs complained yesterday that the supporters of the Syrian opposition are not doing enough to ensure that they comply with the ceasefire and break away from Jabhat Fateh al-Sham. What’s your response?

A - France’s position is consistent: The terrorist groups must be defeated in Syria and the entire international community must pursue this goal.

This is the message we want to convey to all parties.

Q- The agreement between the U.S. and Russia was concluded nearly a week ago; have your allies provided you with details of this agreement?

Jean-Marc Ayrault spoke about this yesterday during his visit to Ukraine.