Deputy FM off to Kuwait for meeting on Syria

Tehran, March 29, Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdullahian left Tehran for Kuwait City to attend a humanitarian meeting on Syria.

Third International Humanitarian Pledging Conference for Syria will be hosted by Kuwait on March 31. UN Secretary General Ban Ki moon has invited foreign ministers of 80 countries to attend the meeting.

In an attempt to help Syrians who have suffered from the war in the country, United Nations has encouraged the international community to respond with generous pledges of new humanitarian and development funding to the UN appeals for 2015.

On the sidelines of the conference, Amir Abdullahian will confer with delegatets of the United Nations, Kuwait and other countries present in the meeting on regional developments and the need for resorting to political solution to end war in Yemen.

By IRNA