US Deputy State Secretary Blinken to Participate in Talks on Syria
State Department spokesman John Kirby said on Monday State Secretary John Kerry will not attend the Paris talks on Tuesday.
US Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken is expected to take part in negotiations on settling the Syrian conflict in the French capital of Paris. "Deputy Secretary Blinken is on travel to Paris, France for a multilateral meeting, convened by the French government, to discuss efforts to resolve the crisis in Syria," the State Department schedule stated.
The meeting will be attended by representatives of France, Germany, the United Kingdom, the United States, Saudi Arabia, and other regional partners.