Edmond Panariti addresses the Third meeting of the Group of Friends of the Syrian people in Paris

06.07.2012 - Mr. Edmond Panariti, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Albania and Chairman of the Committee of Ministers, addressed the Third meeting of the Group of Friends of the Syrian people, held in Paris, on the 6 July 2012.

In his intervention, Mr. Panariti highlighted the need for an international consensus as a clear message for all Syrians that they are not alone in their path towards democracy, the rule of law and the protection of human rights. As Chairman of the Committee of Ministers he welcomed the international agreement on the establishment of a transitional government in Syria, which fully complies with the six point plan devised by the Joint Special Envoy of the United Nations and the League of Arab States, Mr. Kofi Annan. Mr. Panariti reiterated that this document is a precious viable solution as well as a testimony of an international community commitment of an emergent end of the crisis in Syria.