UN special envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura meets Kurdish delegation in Geneva

Staffan de Mistura is the new United Nations Special Envoy for Syria, tasked with seeking a peaceful resolution to the ongoing conflict there.

KDN – United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Staffen de Mistura met Kurdish delegation led by PYD leader Salih Muslim in Geneva yesterday as part of upcoming Syria talks.

“The whole purpose of these consultations is to allow me to hear all the different perspectives and underlying concerns of all parties coming from inside and outside Syria,” Mr. de Mistura said.

According to a statement published by special envoy’s media office, Mr. de Mistura intents to meet as many as possible parties to the conflict before new talks take place.