Photo: AP John Kerry and Sergei Lavrov During the talks continued discussions on the Syrian settlement. The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of state John Kerry held a series of contacts, during which they again discussed the Syrian issue. This is stated in the message of the Russian foreign Ministry in Facebook. “During a telephone conversation held on the American initiative and the subsequent meetings, the delegations continued discussions on the Syrian settlement”, – stated in the message. The meeting between Lavrov and Kerry was held in the framework of the 71st UN General Assembly. Recall, Russia and the United States agreed on a package of five documents designed to establish the cessation of hostilities in Syria. The cessation of hostilities came into силу12 Sep.