Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday that the United States had been invited to upcoming talks on the Syria conflict that are to take place in the Kazakh capital, Astana, on 23 January, RIA news agency reported.

“We think it would be the right thing to invite the representatives of the UN and the new US administration to the meeting,”Lavrov had said at a press conference summing up the results of Russian foreign policy in 2016.

The United Nations also received an invitat...

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