Syria elections

 UN calls for Syria elections in 18 months

UN calls for Syria elections in 18 months

The UN envoy for Syria called Friday for elections in the war-ravaged country in 18 months, as the opposition announced it will attend fresh peace talks next week

Mar 12, 2016, 01:18 AM IST
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad sets April 13 for parliamentary elections

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad sets April 13 for parliamentary elections

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has announced that parliamentary elections are to be held on April 13, state news agency SANA reported, shortly after Washington and Moscow announced a ceasefire plan.

Feb 23, 2016, 04:43 AM IST

Syria`s Assad says he won`t step down

Syrian President Bashar Assad says he won`t step down before elections are held in his war-ravaged country.

May 18, 2013, 23:48 PM IST