Syrian President Bashar al-Assad welcomed today a Russian delegation in which the parties called for the strengthening of cooperation between the two countries in areas such as oil, gas, phosphate, transport and pharmaceutical industry. Continue reading
Deputy Foreign and Expatriates Minister Fayssal Mikdad said on Wednesday that the achievements made by the Syrian army and its allies in the war against terrorism are a matter of pride, affirming that Syria is approaching the phase of victory.
UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura proposed to hold the next round of the intra-Syrian talks in mid-June.
UN special envoy’s proposal to form mechanism on Syrian constitution reportedly put on hold as talks continue in Geneva.
Lawmakers from Russia’s State Duma and PACE representatives favor the establishment of a constitutional commission in the Syrian parliament.
A senior Chinese diplomat called on the Syrian government, the opposition, as well as factions of the opposition to join their efforts to realize national reconciliation by prioritizing the interests of the whole country and its people on Friday, one day after the new round of peace talks on Syria kicked off in Geneva.
Syrian peace talks under the auspices of the United Nations have resumed in Geneva, 10 months after they fell apart over escalating bloodshed in the war-torn country.