The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon after talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov expressed hope for the speedy holding an international conference on Syria.
According to him, intensive preparations for the event are underway. There is a certain time frame but Ban Ki-moon had difficulty in giving specific dates.
At a press conference a theme of use of chemical weapons was taken up. Ban Ki-moon urged Syria to allow experts to investigate its possible application. According to him, the organization experts are ready to go to the place within a day or two.