Qatari FM to Arrive in Moscow Amid Tensions
Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed Al Thani will arrive in Moscow this week where he will meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.
On June 5, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the United Arab …
Assad’s wife not going to leave Syria
Syrian president Bashar al-Assad’s wife Asma spoke on Syrian television and said that she would not leave the country.
“I’m here; my husband and my children are here in Syria. It is evident …
Close to a humanitarian catastrophe
The opposition in Syria has been going on for more than two years. During this period, the country has suffered huge losses, both human and material. According to the UN’s estimates, more than a hundred thousand people were killed, about two million fled to neighboring countries. The situation of civilians - if one can call so the population of the country where there is a fierce confrontation of “all against all” - is getting worse...
United Nations Commission: Chemical weapons were used by Syrian rebels
Testimony of witnesses and victims near Damascus confirm the assumption that neuro-paralytic agent was used by Syrian opposition.
This was stated by Carla del Ponte, a member of the UN special …
The Russian MFA: Part of the Syrian opposition is ready to participate in the conference
Part of Syria's internal opposition is ready to send its representatives to another conference on Syria, the idea of which was offered on May 7 by Russia and the U.S., said Russian MFA Spokesman …
Sergei Lavrov: The "Arab Spring" is long-term
Engulfed the disruption covered the Middle East and North Africa appear to be long-term and painful. This was stated by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov at the international conference "The …
The UN Secretary-General supported the idea of holding a conference on Syria
The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon after talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov expressed hope for the speedy holding an international conference on Syria.
According to …
Russia and the U.S. to convene an international conference on Syria
Russia and U.S. have agreed to hold an international conference on Syria. The event, which could be held in late May, will be a continuation of last year's meeting in Geneva, said Russian Foreign …
Assad’s political opponents ready for negotiations
At the negotiations with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, on April 16 in Moscow, representatives of the Syrian opposition "inner wing" declared their readiness to start in the near future a productive dialogue with the national authorities...
In Syria, 30 Azerbaijani contracted fighters killed
The total number of the killed Azerbaijanis in Syria from among those who fought on the side of the opposition forces was 30 people, according to SalamNews with reference to the so-called website of …