☷Joint Statement on the Syria Special Envoy Meeting United States Department of State
U.S. Department of State ( By Press Release office)
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Representatives of the Arab League , Egypt , the European Union , France , Germany , Iraq , Jordan , Norway , Qatar , Saudi Arabia , Turkey , the United Kingdom , and the United States met in Paris on April 28 to discuss Syria . Begin Text:We expressed our lasting commitment to alleviating the suffering of the Syrian people and welcomed the upcoming EU hosted Brussels 6 Conference for the future of Syria and the region . We emphasized the urgency of continuing to provide meaningful and sufficient support to Syrian refugees and host countries . We reiterated our steadfast support to UNSE Geir Pedersen’s efforts to push forward a political solution that brings an end to the Syrian crisis on the basis of UNSCR 2254 and respects the unity and territorial integrity of Syria . We stressed the importance of sustaining and increasing UN - mandated aid cross - border into Syria , the re - authorization of the cross - border aid delivery mechanism , that allows for life - saving humanitarian assistance to reach the Syrian people , and continued implementation of UNSCR 2585 . Furthermore , we underlined the necessity to continue to press for accountability , especially for the most serious crimes perpetrated in Syria .
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