France: Compromise with Russia on Syria possible

17.02.2012                      24.Schwat. 5772

Syrien-Aufstand:

France: Compromise with Russia on Syria possible

After meeting with Russia's Lavrov, Juppe says France won't accept status quo long term, ready to work on new resolution.

France said on Thursday that compromise at the UN Security Council was possible with Russia to end the violence in Syria in the short term and that Paris was ready to work on a new resolution to provide humanitarian aid to Syrians.
Speaking after a meeting with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov, French Foreign Minister Alain Juppe said Paris would not in the long term accept the existing political status quo….