Friends of Syria Conference kicks off in Tehran

Friends of Syria Conference has started, Wednesday, in Tehran to discuss the Syrian political crisis. The gathering started in the presence of heads of parliamentary foreign policy commissions of Iran, Algiers, Iraq, Syria, Lebanon and Russia to review ways to cease bloodshed and violation of human rights in Syria.

Resolutions of the Syrian crisis through diplomacy and immediate end to violation of human rights are the main topics of the gathering. Venezuelan and Cuban ambassadors to Tehran are also present at the event.

The Islamic Republic of Iran has repeatedly expressed its opposition to any foreign intervention in Syria’s internal affairs, stressing that inclusive dialogue and national reconciliation as well as democratic elections are the keys to resolve the humanitarian crisis in that country.