Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi met with UN-Arab League Special Envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi today in Cairo and discussed the latest proposals to end the civil war in the country. Salehi is in Cairo on a visit and has held talks with Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi and his Egyptian counterpart Kamal Amr.
Salehi reportedly pointed to the “difficult and sensitive” situation in Syria and voiced Iran’s readiness to “cooperate and help settle” the crisis. Iran has been a staunch supporter of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
Brahimi and Salehi called for the continuation of bilateral consultations in the future.
Photo: Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi (right) and UN-Arab League Special Envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi (Press TV)