Walid al-Muallem - updates

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Syria at UN says 'victory is now within reach'

Sep 23, 2017 - 11:55 PM

'The liberation of Aleppo and Palmyra, the lifting of the seige of Deir Ezzor and the eradication of terrorism from many parts of Syria prove that victory is now within reach,' Syrian foreign minister Walid al-Muallem tells the General Assembly

Syria's Foreign Minister Walid Muallem arrives to meet with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on September 21, 2017 at the United Nations in New York. / AFP PHOTO / ANGELA WEISS

Syria gives Russia 'new evidence' on chemical attack

Sep 18, 2013 - 5:09 PM

UPDATED Russia slammed as biased and one sided a UN report that the West says proves the regime s guilt

DAMASCUS MEETING. A handout picture released by the official Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) on September 18, 2013 shows Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov (L) meeting with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the capital Damascus. AFP/SANA/Handout

US pursues Syria diplomacy but guards threat of force

Sep 11, 2013 - 7:24 AM

Wrangling between Moscow and Washington and its allies over the terms of any eventual deal reflected the nascent nature of the compromise plan and the long odds bid to force an international consensus

NO TO MILITARY STRIKE. Members of the Syrian community in Argentina and supporters protest outside of the US embassy in Buenos Aires demanding no military intervention in Syria on September 10, 2013. AFP / Daniel Garcia

Syria rebels agree to meet Kerry, dismiss Damascus offer

Feb 26, 2013 - 12:30 PM

US Secretary of State John Kerry and British Foreign Secretary William Hague convinced the opposition to revoke its boycott on a Friends of Syria conference in Rome on Thursday