US envoy Pedersen, Syria’ FM Muallem hold ‘substantial’ talks to resolve Syrian conflict

Must Read

Howdy Modi : Modi-Trump mark history in US-India relationship with great show at Houston

Houston, Sep 22:  Modi, delivering his speech at the historic event, talks about the development underwent over five years...

ECI announces dates of Maharashtra & Haryana elections; Single Phase Election on October 21; Result on 24th

Election Commission of India has announced the dates of much-awaited state elections. According to the Chief Election Commissioner, Sunil...

President Ram Nath Kovind appoints new governor for Kerala, Telangana, Himachal Pradesh and Maharashtra

President Ram Nath Kovind appointed new governors for Maharashtra, Kerala, Telangana, Rajasthan, and Himachal Pradesh on Sunday. https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1168037199767457792 Former Union Minister Kalraj...

The United States (US) envoy has held “substantial” discussions with Syrian foreign minister Walid Muallem on Sunday, in Damascus, to pave out political settlements to the country’s eight-year-long war.

According to Dawn news reports, after the meeting, Norwegian envoy Geir Pedersen told reporters, “We have had very detailed substantial discussions.” He said, “We are now addressing all the issues so all the issues are at the table,” without providing further specifying.

Pedersen said he was also slated to hold more discussions with officials from Syria later in the day. He added, “Let’s see how we are able to proceed later this afternoon.”

Syrian state-run SANA news agency stated Muallem and Pedersen discussed the ongoing world powers’ efforts to advance the Syrian political process, including steps to establish a committee, to be tasked with drawing-up a post-war constitution.

Pedersen has arrived in Damascus on Saturday, marking his third official trip to Syria since assuming the office in January. He became the 4th United Nations (UN) negotiator aiming to resolve the Syrian conflict, following Staffan de Mistura, his predecessor’s resignation.

Since then, Pedersen has travelled extensively to hold meetings with the opposition, government and others. The United Nations security council (UNSC) continue to remain deeply divided over the path forward in Syria.

 

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisement -

Latest News

Number of dengue cases in Pak crosses 10,000 mark

Islamabad, Sep 23 (IANS) The number of dengue cases cases across Pakistan has crossed the 10,000 level mark, with...

Rubina Dilaik is a sight to behold in THESE latest photos

Rubina Dilaik is a well known TV leading lady who is mainly known for her flawless acting and her gorgeous looks. Rubina is popular...

Hamirpur Assembly bypolls underway in UP

Hamirpur (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 23 (IANS) Bye-election voting for Hamirpur Assembly segment seat began on Monday amid tight security.According to the district returning officer...

Imran meets Khalilzad, Senator Lindsey Graham in NY

New York, Sep 23 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, who is in New York to attend the 74th session of the UN General...

Lenovo K10 Plus with Triple rear camera, 4050 mAh battery available on Flipkart starting 30 Sep

Lenovo has recently launched budget-friendly Lenove K10 Plus on 22 September 2019. You can get the Lenovo K10 Plus starting at Rs 10,999 for...
- Advertisement -

More Articles Like This