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Iranian deputy FM, Syrian counterpart discuss Syria on phone

Iranian deputy FM, Syrian counterpart discuss Syria on phone

TEHRAN, Jan. 14 (Press Shia Agency) – Hossein Jaberi Ansari, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs, and Faisal Mekdad, the Syrian Deputy-Foreign Minister, had a telephone conversation on Sunday.Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari held a phone conversation with the Syrian Deputy-Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad on Sunday. The...

Astana talks play key role in settling crisis in Syria

Astana talks play key role in settling crisis in Syria

NEW YORK, Jan. 13 (Press Shia Agency) – UN Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs, Miroslav Jenca, announced that the Astana talks play an important role in resolving the crisis in Syria.During an interview over internet with Kazakhstan media, Jenca said the Astana talks for resolving the crisis in Syria support the political process in Geneva under the supervision of the UN Special...

Astana meeting on Syria major political event in 2017

Astana meeting on Syria major political event in 2017

ASTANA , Jan. 10 (Press Shia) – President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev said that launching the Astana meetings on Syria was one of the most important political events in 2017.Accepting the credential of ambassadors of several countries, Nazarbayev said that his country has started to enjoy an active position in the international arena and that would allow it to contribute to solving the...

Iran envoy rejects claims of being summoned by Turkey over Syria

Iran envoy rejects claims of being summoned by Turkey over Syria

TEHRAN, Jan. 10 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian ambassador to Ankara has rejected claims by some Turkish media that he was summoned by Turkey’s Foreign Ministry over Idlib situation.Mohammad Ebrahim Taherianfard, Iranian Ambassador to Ankara, told IRIB on Tuesday night that the claims made by some Turkish media about his being summoned by Turkey’s Foreign Ministry were false. Daily Sabah...

Only Syrians can decide their country’s future

Only Syrians can decide their country’s future

MOSCOW, Dec. 27 (Press Shia) – Head of the Russian delegation to Astana meetings on Syria, Alexander Lavrentiev said that it is no longer possible to delay holding the Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi.“We talked a lot yesterday and today with our partners from the guarantor states on holding dialogue as we agreed and confirmed our strong intention to contribute to holding the...

Lavrov, Tillerson discuss Syrian Natl. Dialogue Congress

Lavrov, Tillerson discuss Syrian Natl. Dialogue Congress

MOSCOW, Dec. 27 (Press Shia) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed in a telephone conversation with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson the situation in Syria and preparations for holding the Syrian National Dialogue Congress due to be held in the Russian city of Sochi on 29, 30 January, 2018.“The two sides discussed further steps to overcome the Syrian crisis with preservation...

Astana 8 regulates mine clearance, prisoner exchange in Syria

Astana 8 regulates mine clearance, prisoner exchange in Syria

TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (Press Shia Agency) – After the 8th round of Syrian Peace Process talk were held in Astana, the participants agreed on a set of regulations to figure out the situation in the war-torn country.At the end of the recently held Astana talks round 8, the participants agreed on regulations how to exchange detainees, bodies, and abductees and how to treat mine fields and mine-filled...

Progress in reaching agreement on many issues in Astana 8

Progress in reaching agreement on many issues in Astana 8

 ASTANA, Dec. 26 (Press Shia) – Kazakh Foreign Minister, Kairat Abdrakhmanov, said that reaching an agreement by the guarantor states  of the cessation of hostilities agreement in Syria,( Russia, Iran and Turkey) on a number of issues on the agenda of Astana 8 meeting on Syria, held last week, is a “great progress.”“We await further practical steps from the guarantor states to implement...

We demand immediate withdrawal of foreign forces from Syria

We demand immediate withdrawal of foreign forces from Syria

ASTANA, Dec. 23(Press Shia) – Head of the Syrian Arab Republic delegation to Astana 8 meeting, Dr. Bashar al-Jafari, affirmed that the Syrian government considers the presence of Turkish and US troops on its territory as an aggression and demands immediate and unconditional withdrawal of foreign forces from its territory.In a press conference following the end of Astana 8 meeting on Friday,...

Iran, Russia, Turkey issue joint statement on Astana Syrian talks

Iran, Russia, Turkey issue joint statement on Astana Syrian talks

TEHRAN, Dec. 22 (Press Shia) – Representatives of three peace-guarantor countries - Iran, Turkey and Russia - issued a joint statement at the 8th round of inter-Syrian negotiations on the Syrian crisis. The following is the full text of the Final Declaration of the Astana talks: The Islamic Republic of Iran, the Russian Federation and the Republic of Turkey as guarantors of the observance of...