Jan 25, 2014, 2:30 PM
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French official: Iran plays a pivotal role in resolving Syria crisis

Tehran, Jan 25, IRNA – Visiting ex-French foreign minister Hervé De Charette said here on Saturday that Iran plays a pivotal role in settling the crisis in Syria.

De Charette made the remarks in a joint press conference attended by senior advisor to the Supreme Leader Ali-Akbar Velayati.

Pointing to the future of negotiations on resolving the Syrian crisis, he said:" We should let the diplomats do their works."

"We should do our utmost to find a solution to the tension in Syria," De Charette said, noting that Iran and France play key roles in settlement of the crisis in that Arab country.

He also expressed his optimism about a breakthrough in Tehran-Paris relations.

"In the coming days, we would witness very positive developments regarding the boost in bilateral cooperation between the two countries," he said.