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UN approval must for military intervention: UN Syria envoy

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 28, 2013, 22:31

Brahimi stressed that military intervention in Syria must be approved by the UN Security Council even as UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called for a diplomatic solution to the Syrian conflict.

UN envoy to Syria says chemical `substance` used

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 28, 2013, 17:39

Evidence suggests that some kind of chemical "substance" was used that may have killed more than 1,000 people, but any military strike in response must first gain UNSC approval, the UN`s special envoy Lakhdar Brahimi said.

UN Syria envoy still working on peace conference plan

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 13:32

UN peace envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi has said that he was pressing on with plans for a conference aimed at ending the fighting.

Much to be done before Syria conference: Brahimi

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 18:49

The UN-Arab League envoy to Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, said Tuesday that much remained to be done to ensure progress at a proposed international conference on the Syrian conflict.

US ready to face any contingency in Syria: Pentagon

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 30, 2013, 10:25

US Secretary of State John Kerry met Joint Special UN Representative Lakhdar Brahimi to discuss the situation in Syria, even as the Pentagon said it is prepared for any contingency in the trouble-torn country.

Russia questions UN-Arab League envoy`s legitimacy

Last Updated: Friday, March 29, 2013, 11:36

Russia has questioned if the UN-Arab League joint envoy Lakhdar Brahimi can stay as a lawful representative on Syria crisis following the League`s latest move.

UN envoy backs Syrian opposition`s call for talks

Last Updated: Sunday, February 17, 2013, 21:55

The international envoy to Syria is backing an opposition leader`s call for dialogue as fighting raged between rebels and government troops.

Syria is being destroyed, warns envoy

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 30, 2013, 09:36

Syria is "breaking up before everyone`s eyes". This is the stark warning given to the UN Security Council by UN-Arab League mediator Lakhdar Brahimi.

Russia appeals for political transition in Syria

Last Updated: Saturday, January 12, 2013, 19:23

Russia appealed Saturday for a political transition in Syria, a day after UN-Arab League envoy Lakhdar Brahimi held tripartite talks in Geneva on ending the nearly two-year-old crisis.

Syria talks end in Geneva without solution

Last Updated: Friday, January 11, 2013, 23:47

Russia has blocked several UN resolutions aimed at pressuring Syrian President Bashar Assad, but Moscow says it is not propping up his regime.

UN envoy warns ‘100,000 could die in Syria in 2013` amid civil war

Last Updated: Monday, December 31, 2012, 11:11

Lakhdar Brahimi, the international envoy to Syria, has warned that as many as 100,000 could die in the country in the next year if the ongoing civil war does not end.

Syria risks becoming ‘new Somalia’: UN envoy

Last Updated: Sunday, December 30, 2012, 15:05

Following talks in Moscow with Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, Brahimi said there was no alternative to negotiations.