World Briefing | Middle East: Syria: Talks Held With U.S. Official

The highest-ranking American official to visit Syria in five years held talks with President Bashar al-Assad of Syria, part of a U.S. effort to mend ties with Syria.


Related Posts

  • Iran’s long arm: Who is the elite Quds force that attacked Israel from Syria10 May, 2018 Iran’s long arm: Who is the elite Quds force that attacked Israel from Syria The Revolutionary Guard's Quds Force is charged with arming proxies across the Middle East and even the world – and is behind a number of past attempts to hit Israel
  • Iran president ‘to visit Turkey on Monday’5 June, 2014 Iran president ‘to visit Turkey on Monday’ Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is expected to visit Turkey on Monday, for the first time since he was elected last year, a Turkish official said. The Iranian leader is expected to meet Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara for talks on bilateral ties and the broader Middle […]
  • Syria urges better ties with US18 February, 2009 Syria urges better ties with US Syria's President Bashar al-Assad tells the Guardian newspaper he wants the US to engage in talks and restore full diplomatic ties.
  • Hezbollah leader makes rare public appearance13 November, 2013 Hezbollah leader makes rare public appearance BEIRUT (AP) — Failure to reach a deal between Iran and world powers over Tehran's nuclear program could lead to a war in the Middle East, the leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah group said Wednesday.
  • Colombian VP Calderon Strengthens Ties with Israel20 July, 2009 Colombian VP Calderon Strengthens Ties with Israel Pro-Israel Colombian Vice President Francisco Santos Calderon arrived in Israel on a five-day official visit as part of a Middle East tour.

Leave a Reply