A new Syrian constitutional committee has won the support of UN Special Envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura, as stated in a speech to delegates at the final ceremony of the Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi on Tuesday. “In your new final declaration today, you have embraced 12 principles developed in the Geneva political process, which describes a vision of Syria that all Syrians should... Еще be able to share,» said de Mistura. “Those of you who are here agree that the constitution committee is to be formed comprising the government of the Syrian Arab Republic delegation along with a wide represented opposition delegation for drafting a constitutional reform,” the envoy added. The new body is expected to operate under the auspices of the UN in Geneva. The Syrian National Dialogue Congress took place between January 29 and 30. Around 1,600 delegates representing a wide range of Syria's political forces participated in the peace talks.