Syria and the World

May, 2017

  • 4 May

    Russian document on creating de-escalation areas in Syria

    Moscow, SANA – Russian sources revealed on Thursday the content of the document of proposals put forth by Moscow on the establishment of de-escalation zones in Syria. The document affirmed ...

  • 4 May

    Updated-Russia, Iran and Turkey sign Russian memorandum on de-escalation zones

    Astana, SANA – The guarantor states of the cessation of hostilities agreement in Syria signed on Thursday the Russian memorandum on de-escalation zones. The signing took place during the plenary ...

  • 4 May

    Kazakh FM: All participants expected to attend the plenary session of Astana meeting

    Astana, SANA-Head of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry’s Press Service, Anuar Zhainakov, announced that all participants in the 4th Astana meeting on Syria are expected to attend the plenary session of ...

  • 3 May

    Syrian Arab Republic delegation to Astana 4 meeting meets Russian & Iranian delegations and de Mistura

    Astana, SANA- The fourth round of Astana talks on the crisis in Syria started on Wednesday with the participation of the Syrian Arab Republic delegation headed by Dr. Bashar al- Jaafari. The ...

  • 2 May

    President al-Assad accepts credentials of Iran’s new Ambassador, receives congratulatory cable from Iranian President

    Damascus, SANA – President Bashar al-Assad received Tuesday the newly-appointed Iranian Ambassador to Syria Jawad Turk Abadi and accepted his credentials. During the meeting, President al-Assad wished the new Ambassador ...

  • 2 May

    Syria, Iran discuss joint efforts for combating terrorism and prospects of cooperation for facing challenges

    Tehran, SANA- Chief of the General Staff of the Army and Armed Forces, Lt. Gen. Ali Abdullah Ayyub on Tuesday held a session of talks with Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier ...

  • 2 May

    Kazakh FM: All delegations asserted participation in Astana meeting including “armed opposition”

    Astana, SANA- The Kazakh Foreign Ministry announced on Tuesday that all delegations confirmed their participation in Astana meeting on Syria including representatives of the “armed opposition.” The Kazakh News Agency ...

  • 1 May

    Syria, Iran to enhance military cooperation

    Tehran, SANA- Chief of the General Staff of the Army and Armed Forces, Gen. Ali Abdullah Ayoub discussed on Monday with the Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces, ...

  • 1 May

    Syrian Arab Republic delegation arrives at Astana

    Astana, SANA – The Syrian Arab Republic delegation headed by Bashar al-Jaafari arrived on Monday at the Kazakh capital of Astana to participate in the fourth round of Astana meetings ...

April, 2017

  • 29 April

    Bogdanov, Ambassador Haddad discuss preparations for Astana talks

    Moscow, SANA – Russian President’s Special Representative for the Middle East and Africa, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mikhail Bogdanov discussed with the Syrian Ambassador in Moscow, Riad Haddad the ...