Jaafari Presented For UN’s De Mistura Copy Of Oldest Peace Agreement

Permanent Representative of the Syrian Arab Republic to the United Nations Bashar Jaafari presented for the UN Special Envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura a copy of the oldest known peace agreement. UN Spox Stephane Dujarric said it was presented to De Mistura during the round of peace talks in Vienna January 25 and was … Continue reading Jaafari Presented For UN’s De Mistura Copy Of Oldest Peace Agreement

New Round Of Astana Talks Scheduled On Late February

Kazakhstan Foreign Ministry said new round of peace talks on Syria in Astana is planned to be held on late February. Kazakhstan FM Kairat Abdrakhmanov said that representatives of guarantor states Turkey, Russia and Iran prepare new round of talks on the Syrian crisis settlement in Astana in accordance with previous agreements. All participants of … Continue reading New Round Of Astana Talks Scheduled On Late February

Sochi Congress: Photo Speaks For Itself

Representatives of the Syrian opposition backed by Turkey refused to leave the Sochi airport building and move to the conference hall for taking part in the meeting.Unfortunately, they were upset with the Syrian official flag used in the symbol of the Congress and announced they were going to leave Russia asap. This photo demonstrates a … Continue reading Sochi Congress: Photo Speaks For Itself

Italian FM: Sochi Congress Should Follow Geneva Talks

The head of the Italian Foreign Ministry Angelino Alfano said Sochi initiative can be considered effective only if it follows Geneva principles, led by UN Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura and encourage Damascus to actively participate in negotiations. The diplomat also said the Syrian opposition supports this basic Geneva format. According to Alfano, the Syrian … Continue reading Italian FM: Sochi Congress Should Follow Geneva Talks

The Sochi Conference on Syria Started

At least 1,600 delegates representing all sides of the internal Syrian conflict have gathered in Russia’s Sochi to take part in the Syrian National Dialogue Congress. The meeting is expected to be held for one day when all the participants are to discuss the possible way to bring back peace and unity in Syria. Russia’s … Continue reading The Sochi Conference on Syria Started

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

De Mistura To Announce On UN Participation In Sochi Conference

UN Special Envoy on Syria Staffan de Mistura said the United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres is to decide whether the Organization is to participate in Russia-brokered Sochi conference. He also said he hopes the Sochi meeting will revive Geneva process. De Mistura also stressed the importance of stabilizing the situation 'on the ground' and … Continue reading De Mistura To Announce On UN Participation In Sochi Conference