EghtesadOnline: The formation of Syria's long-awaited constitutional committee heralds the beginning of a “difficult” and “lengthy” process toward finding a political solution to the Arab country's problems, Iran's top diplomat said.
EghtesadOnline: The Iranian Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday that the deal between Turkey and Russia to end the conflict with Kurdish fighters in northern Syria is a "positive step" toward restoration of peace and stability in the region.
EghtesadOnline: President Hassan Rouhani said security in the volatile Syria-Turkey border areas can only be guaranteed through cooperation between the Syrian Army and Kurdish forces.
EghtesadOnline: Iran has urged Turkey not to go ahead with its planned military operation in Syria and called for respecting the territorial integrity of the war-torn Arab state.
EghtesadOnline: The reopening of the Abu Kamal-Qaim border crossing between Syria and Iraq will reduce transit costs between Iran and Syria by 50%, says the co-chair of Iran-Syria Economic Commission, Kayvan Kashefi.
EghtesadOnline: A joint forum was held between officials and businesspeople of Iran and Syria on Tuesday in Tehran where the two sides surveyed ways of expanding bilateral economic ties.
EghtesadOnline: The presidents of Turkey, Russia and Iran meeting in Ankara on Monday agreed to help ease tensions in northwest Syria’s Idlib region.
EghtesadOnline: The leaders of Turkey, Iran and Russia met on Monday to secure lasting peace in Syria, particularly in Idlib, the last remaining territory held by rebels seeking to overthrow the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
EghtesadOnline: Central bank governors of Iran and Syria on Monday discussed bilateral banking issues and prospects for setting-up a joint bank to facilitate financial ties.
EghtesadOnline: Iran on Sunday censured the recent plan by the United States to set up a safe zone in the northeast of Syria, saying it is "provocative and a cause for concern".