Lavrov, Kerry ‘hail’ Syrian ceasefire: Russian foreign ministry

MOSCOW: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei  Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry “hailed” the ceasefire in Syria, the Russian foreign ministry said on Saturday.

In a phone call, they welcomed “the implementation of the ceasefire in Syria,” the ministry said in a statement.

“They also discussed the outlook for resuming the peace negotiation process in the framework of the International Syria Support Group.”