Posts Tagged ‘conference on Syria’

Annan: Russia, West agree on transition government for Syria – RT

Sunday, July 1, 2012 Comments off

The Syrian crisis is to be resolved by a transition government consisting of the current authorities and opposition leaders. The proposal was announced by UN-Arab League envoy Kofi Annan after talks in Geneva. Read more…

Syria urged to form transitional government

Sunday, July 1, 2012 Comments off

According to international envoy Kofi Annan, the participants of the ministerial conference on Syria that ended in Geneva on Saturday proposed that the Syrians install an all-inclusive transitional government which would respect the legitimate rights of all groups and lead the country in the direction of modern multiparty democracy. Read more…

World powers to blame for Syria deaths if talks fail: Annan

Saturday, June 30, 2012 Comments off

International envoy Kofi Annan warned world powers Saturday they would be partly responsible for further deaths of Syrians if they fail to agree on how to end the violence there. Read more…

International conference on Syria opens in Geneva

Saturday, June 30, 2012 Comments off

An international conference on Syria has got under way in Geneva.
The Foreign Ministers of the participant countries are taking part.

The meeting is being held behind closed doors, with the results due to be made public at news conferences to be held after the meeting by the UN and Arab League special envoy Kofi Annan, US State Secretary Hillary Clinton and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov later today. Read more…