Lavrov expects talks between Syrian govt and opposition in Damascus

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, left, and Syria's Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem enter a hall for their news conference following their talks in Moscow, Russia, Friday, Nov. 27, 2015. (AP)

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday he hoped that talks between the Syrian government and Syrian opposition would start this month in Damascus.

Lavrov made his comments during a visit by Qatari Foreign Minister Khalid al-Attiyah to Moscow.

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