Statements of some members of the UN Security Council on the "death" format in Astana on Syria turned out to be fake. This was stated by Russia’s permanent representative to the UN, Vasily Nebenzia, speaking at the ongoing Wednesday in the video conference, the meeting on the settlement in Syria.

", news about "death", "Astana city", which was in such a hurry to tell some of our colleagues in the UN security Council last month, turned out to be fake," he said.

"April 22 conference call between the foreign Ministers of Russia, Turkey and Iran, – said the sebenza. Ministers stressed the key role of Astana format in the Syrian settlement, which includes the stabilization of the situation in the country, the return of refugees, the solution of humanitarian problems of the civilian population, as well as the inter-Syrian dialogue in the constitutional Committee".