Anna’s visit to Iran followed what he described as “positive” talks with Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus.
“I just had a positive and constructive discussion with President Assad,” France 24 quoted the United Nations special envoy as saying.
“We agreed an approach which I will share with the opposition,” Annan told reporters. Once again, Annan stressed the important of halting violence and promoting political dialogue — the key points of the plan he put forward in April.
UN peace envoy Kofi Annan will arrive in Tehran’s Mehrabad airport at 7:00 p.m.
In addition to meeting with Iran’s Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi, he also meets some other Iranian officials to dialogue and consult on the Syria’s crisis.