Arab, International

January, 2017

  • 19 January

    The UN: de Mistura will participate in Astana talks

    New York, SANA – The United Nations affirmed that the UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura will head the UN delegation to Astana talks on the crisis in ...

  • 19 January

    Moscow: The US is invited to Astana talks on Syria

    Lavrov, SANA – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said the United States has already been invited to Astana talks on Syria, due to be held on January 23th. “As I ...

  • 19 January

    Iran: Jaberi Ansari heads Iranian delegation to Astana talks on Syria

    Tahran, SANA_ Iranian Foreign Ministry’s press service said that Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari will head the Iranian delegation to Astana talks on the crisis in Syria scheduled ...

  • 18 January

    Putin briefs Merkel and Hollande on preparations for Astana talks on Syria

    Moscow, SANA – Russian President Vladimir Putin held talks on phone with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande about the Russian-Turkish-Iranian agreement on the ceasefire in Syria ...

  • 18 January

    Lavrov: The opposition delegation to Astana talks will include those who signed cessation of hostilities agreement

    Moscow, SANA-Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov announced that the representatives of the Syrian government and the opposition, which signed the cessation of hostilities agreement during the last December, will be ...

  • 17 January

    Bishop Hilarion: Russian Orthodox Church will take part in destroyed worship places in Syria

    Moscow, SANA – Metropolitan Hilarion, Head of the External Church Relations Department of the Russian Orthodox Church, affirmed that the Church will take part in the rebuilding of worship places ...

  • 17 January

    Lavrov: We hope the new US administration will accept invitation to Astana talks

    Moscow, SANA – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said it is right to invite representatives of the US and the UN to Astana talks on Syria, scheduled for January 23th. ...

  • 16 January

    Lavrov discusses with Kazakh and Turkish counterparts preparations for Astana talks on Syria

    Moscow, SANA – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed with Kazakh counterpart Kairat Abdrakhmanov preparations for talks on the settlement of the crisis in Syria due to be held in ...

  • 14 January

    Tehran supports political solution to the crisis in Syria

    Tehran, SANA- Iran affirmed on Saturday its firm stance in supporting Syria’s independence and territorial integrity. Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi told FARS news agency that Iran has always stressed that the only ...

  • 13 January

    Putin discusses with Russian Security Council ongoing preparations for Syrian talks in Astana

    Moscow, SANA- Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed with the members of the Russian Security Council the ongoing preparations for the Syrian-Syrian talks due to be held in the Kazakh capital ...