Russia, Iran, Turkey back new Syria constitution body but fail to agree makeup
Tuesday, 18 December 2018 Russia, Iran and Turkey, supporters of the main sides in Syria's complex civil war, on Tuesday failed to agree on the makeup of a U.N.-sponsored Syrian Constitutional Committee but called for it to convene early next year to kick off a viable peace process.
According to Reuters, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told a conference in Qatar on Sunday that Turkey and other world powers would consider working with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad if he won a democratic election. Turkey supported the opposition to Assad in the Syrian civil war that...
White House national security advisor John Bolton made a change Sunday to the guidelines for U.S. withdrawal from Syria. Reuters reports Bolton added the requirement that Turkey must agree to protect..
According to CNN, Russian and Turkish officials have reached an "understanding" on coordination of military activities in Syria following a high-level meeting in Moscow. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey..