Russian Foreign Minister " Sergei Lavrov " said that Russia calls on Syrian opposition to adopt a courageous stand and come to Geneva to participate in " Geneva--2 conference .
Lavrov said at a news conference , " we hope that " Geneva-2 " conference to bring peace and settlement to the conflict in Syria to stop the violence and create the necessary conditions for the returning of Syrian citizens to their homes in order to reach a civilian and democratic state that guarantees its citizens' right in decent life " .
Lavrov also stressed that Russia is concerned about the fragmented Syrian opposition , stressing that the opposition with all its various factions should be represented in " Geneva-2 " . and that the Syrian people is the only one who should solve this issue , not Russia or the United States or Europe or the Gulf states.
Lavrov said that Moscow has done its special mission in encouraging the Syrian authorities to participate in the conference , and that Russia and the United States are currently working to urge the opposition to participate in " Geneva-2 " .