UN-mediated Syria talks resume in Geneva - ABC News

The top deputy for the U.N. Syria envoy is shuttling between Geneva hotels to meet with envoys from the government delegation and opposition groups ahead of the formal start of a fifth round of U.N.-mediated?peace talks. The United Nations Special ...and more »

UN-backed Syria peace talks to restart in Geneva - Financial Express

Syrian rivals were to resume UN-brokered peace talks in Geneva today, with escalating violence and deadlock on key issues dimming hopes of a breakthrough. By: AFP | Geneva | Published: March 23, 2017 11:52 AM. 0. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google ...and more »

Moscow expects direct dialogue at intra-Syrian talks in Geneva: Russian FM - CCTV

MOSCOW, March 22 (Xinhua) -- Moscow expects ample participation of all parties of the Syrian conflict in the intra-Syrian negotiations in Geneva, Switzerland, and hopes they will be able to maintain direct dialogue, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei ...and more »

Fifth round of Geneva talks on Syria to begin with united opposition - Irish Times

Syrian government and opposition teams begin a fifth round of talks in Geneva on Thursday in an effort to end six years of war that has killed 350,000 people and devastated the country. During the previous round of talks from January 23rd to March 3rd ...and more »

Russian envoy holds talks with Syrian government delegation - TASS

GENEVA, March 22. /TASS/. Russian Permanent Representative to the UN Office and other International Organizations in Geneva Alexei Borodavkin has held constructive talks with the Syrian government delegation to Geneva negotiations, the press service ...and more »

Four baskets on the table at Geneva V - gulfnews.com

The upcoming round of United Nations-mandated Syria peace talks, better known as Geneva V, will kick off in Switzerland today, only weeks after the last round concluded in early March. Four “baskets” are currently on the table, according to UN Special ...and more »

Lavrov notes militants stepping up activity in Syria to disrupt Geneva talks - TASS

MOSCOW, March 22. /TASS/. The growing activities of militants in Syria aim at disrupting the Geneva talks, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Wednesday. "As for the militants' attempts to raise tensions in Syria by stepping up their ...and more »

De Mistura, Lavrov meet in Russia ahead of Syria talks - Anadolu Agency

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and UN Special envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura met Wednesday in Moscow ahead of Syria peace talks in Geneva on Thursday, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. De Mistura noted the need for political progress in ...and more »

Russia to Judge Zionist Implementation of Syrian Agreements by Actions – Lavrov - Al-Manar TV

Russia will judge the implementation of the Russian-Israeli cooperation agreement on Syria by Israeli actions, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Wednesday. He added that during Netanyahu's last visit to Russia earlier in March, the agreement between ...and more »

Moscow ready to help UN implement 'four baskets' on Syria - TASS

MOSCOW, March 22. /TASS/. Russia is prepared to assist the political settlement in Syria and help the United Nations in implementing the so-called "four baskets" or core issues of debate, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at the meeting with UN ...and more »