U.N. special envoy on Syria Staffan de Mistura will visit Moscow on Thursday for talks on the situation in Syria, RIA news agency quoted him as saying on Wednesday. Continue reading
The United Nations on Sunday called on Syria’s warring sides to stop targeting civilians in the capital Damascus and nearby neighbourhoods, where escalating bombardment has killed dozens in recent days. Continue reading
A Russian resolution on the international inquiry into chemical attacks in Syria has been rejected by the UN Security Council, shortly after Russia vetoed a rival proposal by the US, calling it flawed and unbalanced. Continue reading
US Special Envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, will be in Paris on Friday for meetings with top French officials as part of consultations in view of the eighth round of intra-Syrian talks in Geneva on November 28. Continue reading
While there had been a period of de-escalation in many areas of war-riven Syria – reducing human suffering to some extent – the fighting now seems to be returning to some of the “bleakest days” of the conflict, a senior United Nations official warned Thursday. Continue reading
Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said that Moscow is actively working, in coordination with the Syrian government, the UN and others international partners, on holding the Syrian National Dialogue Congress. Continue reading
UN special envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, said on Thursday that the upcoming round of Syrian-Syrian talks of Geneva will be on November 28th, 2017. Continue reading
UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura will meet US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Geneva on Thursday, de Mistura’s Chief of Staff Michael Conte told RIA.
“I can affirm that UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura is invited to the meeting with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson”, he said.