Kerry, Lavrov say broach ceasefire zone for Syria

US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Monday he and Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov discussed the possibility of organising ceasfires in parts of Syria and also a readiness by Bashar Assad to open humanitarian access corridors.


"We talked today about the possibility of trying to encourage a ceasefire. Maybe a localized ceasefire in Aleppo," Kerry told a news conference after talks with Lavrov in Paris. (Reuters)