President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Peter Maurer called the participants in the Geneva talks to draw their attention to violations of international humanitarian law in Syria.
According to him, the main issue of the negotiations should be respect of international humanitarian law. He also said that persistent violations of IHL led to the suffering of people.
In addition, on the eve of the talks, Peter Maurer also called for a political solution to the Syrian crisis.
It should be mentioned that the negotiations UN in Geneva are scheduled for 23 February.