Category: Switzerland


The Syrian opposition delegation at peace talks in Geneva on Monday asked major powers to pressure the Assad regime to take part. The regime delegation has not yet arrived for the eighth round of the talks, which are scheduled to […]


A new round of peace talks to resolve the ongoing Syria conflict began in Geneva Wednesday, with the UN envoy still unable to give a date for a face-to-face meeting between the warring opposition and regime delegations. © Copyright Andolu […]


The warring sides at UN-sponsored Yemen talks have agreed a full resumption of humanitarian aid to the city of Taizz. It was expected that aid will also reach Hajja, Saada and other deprived Yemeni cities in the coming days, the […]


The U.S., Russia, and the United Nations will hold talks on Syria in Geneva on Friday, the UN said. The discussions scheduled to take place in Geneva on Friday, between representatives of the U.S., the Russia and the UN “consist of preparatory talks for the next […]


Syria on Thursday rejected the UN Human Rights Council resolution decrying its record of aerial bombing tactics, saying the use of barrel bombs was a “technical” issue and one on which the Geneva-based body had no authority to comment, Reuters […]


The UN-facilitated peace talks between Yemen’s warring parties will resume next week in Geneva, the New York-based body has revealed. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon welcomed the decisions by Yemen’s exiled President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi and Shia Houthi rebels, who control […]


UN Special Envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura met Syrian Kurdish party PYD co-chair Salih Muslim in Geneva Sunday as part of an ongoing negotiation process to end the civil war in Syria. © Copyright Andolu Ajansi read more


Syrian National Coalition (SNC), says it will participate in next month’s bilateral talks over the Syrian crisis in the Swiss city of Geneva with the United Nations special envoy to Syria. Khaled Khoja, the head of the SNC, said in […]