Posts Tagged ‘embassies in Syria’

Arab Gulf states to close embassies in Syria

Friday, March 16, 2012 Comments off

The six Arab Gulf states will close their embassies in Syria in protest at the year-long violence in the country, said Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) head Abdellatif al-Zayani early Friday. Read more…

Kuwait and Bahrain shut down embassies in Damascus

Friday, March 16, 2012 Comments off

Kuwait and Bahrain announced Thursday they were closing their embassies in Syria. Employees of both countries’ diplomatic missions are being withdrawn in connection with the troubled situation in the Arab country. Read more…

Egypt recalls its Syria Ambassador

Monday, February 20, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Feb. 20, 2012

Egypt has joined Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates in complying with the Arab League’s Cairo resolution to recall Ambassadors from Syria. Read more…

France cuts off cooperation with Syria

Monday, February 13, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  Feb. 13, 2012

France has officially cut off its state cooperation with Syria.

French Foreign Ministry spokesman Bernard Valero said on Monday its embassy would remain open to deepen ties with Syria’s civil society. Read more…