Al-Moallem :Mutual confidence between Syria and Russia

DAMASCUS, (ST) –"there is a mutual confidence between Russia and Syria, underscored  Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign and Expatriates Minister, Walid al-Moallem.

Al-Moalem's  remark came during a meeting he held on Tuesday with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister, Sergei Ryabkov.

Topped the meeting's agenda was discussing  the Russian-U.S. framework agreement based on Syria's joining  to the Chemical Weapons Convention

Al-Moallem highlighted the efforts exerted to face what is hatched against Syria and the Syrian people.

Ryabkov ,for his part, voiced  his country's firm stance on the peaceful solution to the crisis in Syria and rejecting any threats to use force.

"Russia won't  accept any UN Security Council resolution based on Chapter 7 concerning the Russian initiative," stressed Ryabkov.