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...
According to a report by Reuters, Turkey is running out of time to avoid a showdown with the United States over its plan to buy advanced Russian air defenses and prevent a counter-offer from its NATO..
According to a report by Reuters, on Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin told Turkey and Iran that he wanted to devise a plan to wipe out what he called 'a hotbed of terrorists' in Syria's Idlib..
According to a report by Reuters, on Thursday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani claimed that the presence of the United States in the Middle East harmed countries in the region and called on Washington..
According to a report by Reuters, on Thursday, ahead of a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said that uncertainty lingers over the withdrawal of US troops..