UAE diplomat says political solution only way to resolve Syrian crisis

QAMISHLI, Syria (North Press) – Anwar Gargash, Diplomatic Adviser to the UAE President, met on Tuesday with Geir Pedersen, UN Special Envoy for Syria, and discussed the latest developments related to the Syrian crisis.

They discussed diplomatic efforts exerted by the international community and the UN to reach a political solution to the crisis that ensures the end of the resulting humanitarian suffering and enhances security and stability in the region.

Gargash said that his country supports the UN efforts in this regard, stressing that the political solution is the only solution to reach a settlement that preserves Syria’s stability, unity, and security, according to Emirates News Agency-WAM.

The UAE diplomat highlighted the necessity of working to achieve progress in the political track in Syria, and to come up with realistic solutions and mechanisms that ensure a way out of the state of instability and prepare the conditions for reconstruction and development in a way that serves the interests of the Syrian people.

Pederson reviewed the latest developments and efforts made by the UN to resolve the Syrian crisis.

By Emma Jamal