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UN chief `convinced` Syria peace talks are best way forward

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 12:26

UN chief Ban Ki-moon is convinced that Geneva peace talks are the best way to resolve the Syrian conflict and urges all sides to return to the table, his spokesman said Tuesday.

Kerry reaffirms US commitment to Syria peace talks

Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 05:25

US Secretary of State John Kerry Sunday reaffirmed his country`s commitment to the Geneva process and called for more efforts to find a political solution to the Syrian conflict, Xinhua reported.

UN mediator says sorry as Syria peace talks fail again

Last Updated: Sunday, February 16, 2014, 02:09

The second round negotiations of the Geneva-II international conference on Syria collapsed without achieving tangible results on Saturday, said UN-Arab League Special Envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi.

Syria peace talks break off, no new date set: Brahimi

Last Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014, 17:50

A second round of peace talks between Syria`s warring sides broke off Saturday without making any progress and without a date being set for a third round, UN mediator Lakhdar Brahimi said.

Syrian peace talks reach impasse; US, Russia spar

Last Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014, 03:08

Peace talks aimed at forging a path out of Syria`s civil war have reached an impasse, with no guarantee of continuing, after five days of sparring over responsibility for mounting violence back home and President Bashar Assad`s future.

Russia must press the Syrian regime on peace talks: US

Last Updated: Saturday, February 15, 2014, 02:09

Russia must push Damascus to seriously engage in peace talks in Geneva, a US official said today as a second negotiation round appeared to be fizzling out with no sign of progress.

Warnings of failure as Syria talks deadlocked

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 04:31

Syria peace talks showed no signs of movement today, sparking warnings of failure, as the evacuation of civilians from besieged rebel-held areas of Syria`s third city Homs was suspended.

Syria peace talks not making much progress, says envoy

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 20:35

Peace talks between the Syrian government and opposition are not making much progress, international mediator Lakhdar Brahimi said on Tuesday after a face-to-face meeting of the warring parties in Geneva.

Second-round Syria peace talks bog down in bitterness

Last Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014, 23:12

Second round of peace talks between Syrian government and opposition bogged down in recriminations about who was responsible for escalating violence that has killed hundreds in the past few days.

US denies Syrian claim of seeking direct meeting

Last Updated: Sunday, February 02, 2014, 16:26

More than 136,000 people have been killed in Syria since the beginning of the conflict in March 2011, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, and more than 2.4 million Syrians have become refugees.

Syria talks to continue despite deadlock over power transfer

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 01:10

Syrian peace talks in Geneva were deadlocked Monday over the issue of transferring power, but neither side walked away and the UN said the question of a political transition would be back on the table.

Syria peace talks to focus on prisoners

Last Updated: Sunday, January 26, 2014, 18:38

Syria`s regime and opposition are expected to discuss prisoner releases at a second day of face-to-face peace talks in Geneva on Sunday.