- 3 April, 2012 -- Syria accepts April 10 peace deadline: Annan
UN-Arab League envoy Kofi Annan said Syrian President Bashar al-Assad had accepted an April 10 deadline to start implementing a peace plan, as more than 30 people died in new clashes.
- 2 April, 2012 -- Annan says Syria accepts peace plan deadline
UN-Arab League envoy Kofi Annan on Monday said Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has agreed on a deadline to start implementing a peace plan, as the Red Cross chief began a new humanitarian mission there.
- 30 June, 2012 -- World powers agree Syria deal, US eyes post-Assad regime
World powers on Saturday agreed a plan for a transition in Syria that could include current regime members, but the West did not see any role for President Bashar al-Assad in a new unity government.
- 10 March, 2012 -- Syria’s Assad has ‘positive’ talks with Annan: state TV
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad held "positive" talks with international peace envoy Kofi Annan on Saturday, state television reported.
- 10 March, 2012 -- Assad promises Annan to back any ‘honest’ peace bid
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad promised international envoy Kofi Annan on Saturday that he would back any "honest" peace bid but warned dialogue would fail if "terrorist groups" remained.