Regarding the next International highlevel meeting on Syria within the Astana Process
The next 13th International highlevel meeting on Syria within the Astana process to be held in NurSultan city on August 12, 2019.
The meeting is expected to be attended by the delegations of the guarantor states Iran, Russia and Turkey, Syrian Government and armed opposition groups. The high representatives of the UN, Jordan, as well as Lebanon and Iraq, who will participate in the Astana peace process for the first time, will facilitate to the talks as observers.
The main emphasis of the upcoming meeting will be placed on a review of the current situation in Syria, particularly, in the province of Idlib and in northeastern Syria, further measures to continue building confidence between the conflicting parties and advance the political process with a focus on finalizing the formation and launch of the Constitutional Committee.
Bilateral and multilateral preliminary consultations, including with participation of the Syrian Government and opposition groups representatives will be held on August 1, and a plenary session on August 2.
Source: MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS REPUBLIC OF KAZAKHSTAN