EghtesadOnline: Russian Foreign Ministry deputy Sergey Ryabkov has said the talks on Syrian crises in the Kazakh capital is the outcome of the joint efforts by Moscow, Tehran and Ankara to put an end to the ongoing situation in Syria.
EghtesadOnline: Iranian delegation led by Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari arrived in the Kazakh capital on Saturday to attend the Syria talks.
EghtesadOnline: The Iran-Russia-Turkey initiation to hold the Astana meeting without US presence is sign of decline of the US power, Tehran Interim Friday Prayers Leader, Kazem Seddiqi, said.
EghtesadOnline: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's opponents appear more divided than ever as they prepare for peace talks next week, demoralized by their defeat in Aleppo and unable to unite into a single force to defend their remaining territory.
EghtesadOnline: Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Tuesday a Western failure to rein in violent Islamists in Syria had indefinitely delayed the resumption of peace talks.
EghtesadOnline: United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura arrived in Tehran on Sunday to hold talks with senior Iranian officials.
EghtesadOnline: The United Nations Special Envoy for Syria hopes that a meeting expected to be held in Geneva next week with American and Russian officials will pave the way for resumption of peace talks between the warring parties, his spokeswoman said on Friday.