Geneva talks - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Geneva talks


Syria attack deals fresh blow to faltering peace talks

Feb 26, 2017 - 1:03 AM

The regime s envoy to the talks in Geneva says Syria would retaliate following the deadly assault claimed by former Al Qaeda affiliate Fateh al Sham Front

Syrian government forces man a checkpoint at the President square in Homs, the country's third city, on February 25, 2017 as security measures were tightened following a number of suicide attacks. Stringer/AFP

Ministers fail to broker Iran talks breakthrough

Jul 14, 2014 - 9:23 AM

The sought after accord is aimed at killing off once and for all worries that Iran might develop nuclear weapons under the guise of its civilian program and silence talk of war

IRAN ON THEIR MINDS. US Secretary of State John Kerry (R) and Foreign Minister of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier (L) during the nuclear talks on Iran in Vienna, Austria, 13 July 2014. Hans Punz/EPA

New talks on Iran nuclear deal open in Geneva

Jan 10, 2014 - 3:11 AM

Iranian EU and US negotiators hold their highest level talks since the groundbreaking November 24 deal

Oil rises after Iran nuclear talks stall

Nov 11, 2013 - 11:40 AM

Asian oil prices rise on lack of breakthrough in the nuclear talks between Iran and world powers in Geneva

STALLED. Stalled nuclear talks with Iran causes Asian oil prices to rise. File photo by AFP

Syria opposition wants pressure on Damascus before attending talks

Nov 09, 2013 - 11:55 PM

Peace negotiations has been stalled by internal dissent in the Syrian opposition

SOLUTION SOON? Lakhdar Brahimi, (3-L), Joint Special Representative for Syria, United Nations and the UN delegation meet the United States and Russian Federation representatives at the Palais des Nations, Geneva. EPA/VIOLAINE MARTIN / HANDOUT