Participants Arrive In Russia’s Sochi To Participate In Congress

A number of delegations of different fractions of the Syrian internal crisis are arriving at Russia's Sochi airport to take part in the Syrian National Dialogue Congress. Staffan de Mistura is expected to be among the participants as the UN Special Envoy who mostly failed to get the Syrian government and the united opposition delegations … Continue reading Participants Arrive In Russia’s Sochi To Participate In Congress

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UN Host New Syria Peace Talks in Vienna

The new round of negotiations in Vienna come after previous meetings in Geneva that failed to starts an effective political dialogue between get the different parties of the Syrian conflict. The UN special envoy Staffan de Mistura has said Vienna meeting is expected to see "full delegations" of the opposition and government at a "critical … Continue reading UN Host New Syria Peace Talks in Vienna

Syria Opposition Visit Moscow Before Sochi Meeting

The Syria's opposition delegation led by Naser al-Hariri arrived in Moscow to hold talks with Russia's Foreign Ministry representatives on the aim, mission and agenda of the upcoming Sochi meeting. According to the Russia's FM officials, the National Dialogue Congress in Sochi is not an alternative but parallel process of the Syrian crisis political settlement. … Continue reading Syria Opposition Visit Moscow Before Sochi Meeting

Syrian Rebels Meeting in Riyadh End With Nothing

The Syrian opposition meeting in Riyadh on Tuesday ended without any agreement as Moscow didn't agree on any changes to President Bashar Assad’s rule or altering of the current Syrian constitution. At the same time a partial agreement between the opposition delegations and the Cairo side regarding some issues was made. Russia's delegation also made … Continue reading Syrian Rebels Meeting in Riyadh End With Nothing

Syria Peace Talks in Astana Postponed

Kazakhstan said on Tuesday that the next talks to try to thrash out a Syria peace plan in its capital Astana may be held in mid-September, after Russia had planned to hold them in late August. Kazakhstan's foreign ministry wrote on Facebook that the timing of the talks would be set at a meeting this … Continue reading Syria Peace Talks in Astana Postponed

Russian FM Urges Syrian Rebels To Give Up Ultimatums At Geneva Talks

The Syrian opposition should renounce ultimatums and preconditions at the negotiations in Geneva, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Wednesday following talks with his Belgian counterpart Didier Reynders. "We hope that both the government and the opposition will seek to reach constructive agreements," the minister stressed. "In light of this, it is important to … Continue reading Russian FM Urges Syrian Rebels To Give Up Ultimatums At Geneva Talks

Rebels Ask EU To Pressure Damascus Into Talking

The head of the main opposition delegation at ongoing Syria talks in Geneva on Wednesday called on the UN to put pressure on the Damascus regime following its “refusal” to join in negotiations. Speaking after meeting UN envoy Staffan de Mistura on the third day of the latest round of Syria peace talks, Nasr al-Hariri … Continue reading Rebels Ask EU To Pressure Damascus Into Talking