US secretary of state, Canadian FM to attend friends of Syria conference

Tunis (ANTARA News/Xinhua-0ANA) - Hillary Clinton, US Secretary of State, will take part in the Friends of Syria Conference scheduled for Feb. 24 and 25 in Tunis, local media reported Wednesday, quoting a statement released Tuesday by the US State Department.

Canada`s Foreign Affairs Minister, John Baird, will also travel to Tunis to attend the event, the Tunisian website Businessnews reported Wednesday quoting a Canadian foreign affairs communique.(*)