Macron: New Syria contact group to meet at UN next month

French President Emmanuel Macron addresses a speech during the annual gathering of French Ambassadors at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, August 29, 2017. REUTERS/Yoan Valat/Pool

PARIS, SANA – French President Emmanuel Macron stressed that fighting terrorism is the priority of France’s foreign policy.

Macron said in a speech to the annual gathering of French ambassadors on Tuesday that a new contact group on Syria will meet at the United Nations in New York in September, with the participation of “main players” in the Syrian crisis, without elaborating.

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