Political Solution Only Way To Resolve Syrian Crisis: Chinese FM

Wang made the remarks at a joint press conference with Arab League Secretary General Nabil Al-Araby and Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdurrahman Bin Jassim Al-Thani after the seventh ministerial meeting of China-Arab cooperation forum.

Wang said the un security council resolution 2254 is the roadmap for political solutions to the Syrian war and should be fully implemented despite all kinds of difficulties.

The ISSG talks, also known as the Vienna peace talks for Syria, are negotiations of foreign powers that began in Vienna, Austria in October 2015 at the foreign minister level, to resolve the conflict in Syria after previous unsuccessful Syrian peace initiatives.

Wang underlined that the future of Syria should be decided by Syrians, and china hopes that the government and the oppositions will engage with each other in direct talks to find common grounds and build up trust so as to reach a solution that is in line with the UN resolution.

Around 200 representatives from 22 Arab countries and china attended the meeting and signed several important documents for cooperation.