US dual policy is recipe for more violence: Syria

Syria's foreign minister on Monday blasted the United States' "dual policy" of striking at some militants in Syria while providing money, weapons and training to others, calling it a recipe for more violence and terrorism.

US created `negative climate` during Geneva peace talks: Syria

A day after the second round of peace talks in Geneva concluded with the government and opposition failing to reach a consensus, Syria`s Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem has accused US of creating a “negative climate” during the discussion.

Geneva II peace talks haven`t failed: Syria

Syria`s Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem said Sunday that the second round of talks in the Geneva II conference hasn`t failed, media reports said.

Syria proposes Aleppo cease-fire, prisoner swap

Syria`s diplomat said his country is prepared to implement cease-fire in Aleppo and exchange detainees with opposition as confidence-building measure before a peace conference opens in Switzerland.

Syria rakes up 9/11 attacks, rebels `eating human heart` issue at UN

Four months after a macabre video of a Syrian rebel eating a human heart surfaced, Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem raked up the issue of ruthless act again while addressing the United Nations.

Syrian Army moves to retake Christian village

Syrian troops on Monday launched an offensive against rebel-held positions on hills overlooking a mainly Christian village as they moved to regain control of the ancient community near the capital, Damascus, activists said.

Russia, Syria push for UN chemical experts return as UN condemns weapons use

Russian and Syrian foreign ministers say they will push for the return of United Nations inspectors to Syria to continue their probe into the use of chemical weapons.

Syria rejects partial reports on chemical weapons

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem Friday rejected any partial reports by the UN secretariat before investigators complete the probe into the alleged use of chemical weapons in the country.

US decision to arm rebels `very dangerous`: Syrian FM

Syrian foreign minister has said the decision by the United States and its allies to arm rebels in Syria is `very dangerous`.

Syrian FM stresses right to respond to Israeli attack

Syria`s Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem underlined his country`s right to respond to the Israeli attack against the Syrian military sites in Damascus this week, reported Xinhua citing the state-run SANA news agency.

`Syrian govt ready to hold talks with rebels`

The Syrian government has reportedly agreed to hold talks with the rebels who have been fighting to topple the regime of Bashar al-Assad.

Syrian minister accuses US of stoking `terrorism`

The Syrian foreign minister accused the US and its allies of stoking "terrorism" in his country, delivering an uncompromising message before the United Nations.

Syrian FM says Arab League being used as tool

Arab League rejected Syria`s proposed amendments to a peace plan to end the country`s turmoil.

Syria says it is rebuilding relations with US

Syria`s Foreign Minister said on Friday
his country is working to rebuild its diplomatic relationship
with the United States.