Geneva 2

Syrian Government, Opposition Exchange Accusations

Syrian Government, Opposition Exchange Accusations

First day of peace talks between the Syrian government and the opposition characterized by bitter accusations.Elad Benari, 1/23/2014, 3:13 AM
Shameless: Iran Calls for End to 'Terror' in Syria

Shameless: Iran Calls for End to 'Terror' in Syria

Iran calls for diplomatic end to 'terror' in Syria - despite having armed one side of that war since the conflict began in 2011.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 1/22/2014, 7:47 PM
Syria's FM: Assad's Future a 'Red Line'

Syria's FM: Assad's Future a 'Red Line'

"Nobody can touch the presidency," declares Syrian Foreign Minister as he arrives for "Geneva II" talks.Elad Benari, 1/22/2014, 3:43 AM
Syrian Opposition Group Rejects Talks, Quits Bloc

Syrian Opposition Group Rejects Talks, Quits Bloc

Syrian National Council quits the Syrian National Coalition in protest over its attendance at the Geneva II talks.Elad Benari, 1/21/2014, 6:44 AM
UN Cancels Iran's Invite to Syria Peace Talks

UN Cancels Iran's Invite to Syria Peace Talks

UN head withdraws offer for Iran to attend Geneva 2 after Tehran refuses to support a June 2012 political transition deal.Elad Benari, 1/21/2014, 1:46 AM
Iran Invited to Geneva, Syrian Opposition Fumes

Iran Invited to Geneva, Syrian Opposition Fumes

Syria's opposition threatens to withdraw from planned peace talks in Geneva after UN's Ban invites Iran.Elad Benari, 1/20/2014, 6:42 AM
Kerry Urges Syrian Opposition to Attend Geneva 2

Kerry Urges Syrian Opposition to Attend Geneva 2

"Syria has become the magnet for jihadists," warns Kerry as Syrian opposition prepares to vote on attending peace talks.Elad Benari, 1/17/2014, 5:07 AM
Syria: West Reaches Out to Assad Over Jihadists

Syria: West Reaches Out to Assad Over Jihadists

Syrian official: growing concern over rebel forces, including foreign jihadis, has caused the West to reach out to Assad.Tova Dvorin, 1/15/2014, 10:03 PM
Friends of Syria Urge Opposition to Attend Geneva

Friends of Syria Urge Opposition to Attend Geneva

The "Friends of Syria" alliance says opposition groups should attend peace talks in Geneva.Elad Benari, 1/13/2014, 3:44 AM
Rouhani: Syria Talks will Fail Without Iran

Rouhani: Syria Talks will Fail Without Iran

Rouhani tells Putin that "Geneva 2" conference will fail if Tehran does not participate.Elad Benari, 1/10/2014, 4:44 AM
U.S.: Iran Helping Assad 'Brutalize' His People

U.S.: Iran Helping Assad 'Brutalize' His People

United States accuses Iran of helping "brutalize" Syria, says it should take "steps" to participate in Geneva peace conference.Elad Benari, 1/8/2014, 3:42 AM
Iran Not Invited to Syria Peace Talks

Iran Not Invited to Syria Peace Talks

United Nations chief sends out invitations to the planned Geneva II peace conference, Iran not on the first list.Elad Benari, 1/7/2014, 5:44 AM
Syrian National Council Rejects Geneva II Talks

Syrian National Council Rejects Geneva II Talks

Key group within Syria’s mainstream opposition reaffirms it will not attend the planned Geneva II peace talks.Elad Benari, 1/5/2014, 3:17 AM
Syria: We Want Iran in Geneva 2 Talks

Syria: We Want Iran in Geneva 2 Talks

Syria’s Foreign Minister clarifies that his country is committed to having its key regional ally Iran attend next month's peace conference.Elad Benari, 12/30/2013, 3:44 AM
France Pessimistic About Syria Peace Talks

France Pessimistic About Syria Peace Talks

French FM says the moderate Syrian opposition is in "serious difficulty", putting peace talks aimed at ending the crisis in trouble.Elad Benari, 12/15/2013, 4:43 AM
Ban Ki-Moon: Iran to Participate in Geneva 2 Talks

Ban Ki-Moon: Iran to Participate in Geneva 2 Talks

UN Secretary General announces intentions to have Iran participate in Geneva 2, despite allegations that Tehran is involved in conflict.Tova Dvorin, 12/3/2013, 3:00 PM
Assad's Government Agrees to Attend Geneva Talks

Assad's Government Agrees to Attend Geneva Talks

Syrian government will participate in Geneva peace talks but declares that Assad will not “hand over power.”Elad Benari, 11/28/2013, 3:13 AM
Syrian Rebels Reject Ceasefire, Talks

Syrian Rebels Reject Ceasefire, Talks

Free Syrian Army head rejects participation in 'Geneva 2' conference; French FM says Assad, jihadis not invited.Ari Soffer, 11/26/2013, 8:48 PM
Geneva II Syria Talks Announced for January

Geneva II Syria Talks Announced for January

UN announces Assad's regime and opposition forces will hold peace talks in January as fighting rages on.Ari Yashar, 11/25/2013, 3:34 PM