"We held a very fruitful round of talks with Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov yesterday, and he proposed an initiative relating to chemical weapons. And in the evening we agreed to he Russian initiative," Interfax news agency quoted minister Walid al-Moualem as saying.
The U.S. has been lobbying for international support to launch targeted strikes against regime forces after it accused the Syrian government of killing 1,400 of Syrians in chemical weapons attack on Damascus on Aug 21.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad had initially denied the charges of the Aug 21 attack.
--IBNS (Posted on 10-09-2013)