ceasefire talks - updates

Rappler's latest stories on ceasefire talks


Libya's Haftar leaves Moscow without signing peace deal

Jan 14, 2020 - 7:43 PM

Khalifa Haftar's abrupt departure on Tuesday is a setback for an international diplomatic push in recent days, though Moscow insists it would continue mediation efforts

NO DEAL? Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu hold a joint press conference following the talks on a ceasefire deal between the warring sides in Libya, in Moscow on January 13, 2020. Photo by Pavel Golovkin/AFP

Taliban deny discussing ceasefire, Afghan dialogue with U.S.

Mar 08, 2019 - 8:30 PM

The Taliban have repeatedly refused to meet with the Afghan government, whom they dismiss as 'puppets'

TALKS. This file photo shows participants attending the opening of the two-day talks of the Taliban and Afghan opposition representatives at the President Hotel in Moscow on February 5, 2019. File photo by Yuri Kadobnov/AFP

Taliban, Afghan officials in ceasefire talks – U.S. general

May 31, 2018 - 2:02 PM

'A lot of the diplomatic activity and dialogue is occurring off the stage, and it's occurring at multiple levels,' General John Nicholson says in a teleconference with reporters at the Pentagon

No breakthrough at Syria talks as violence rages

May 18, 2016 - 12:27 AM

The evident divisions between Russia and the United States are casting a pall on efforts to agree on a framework under which Syria would transition away from Assad s rule

SYRIA CRISIS TALKS. US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (R) attend a bilateral meeting in Vienna, Austria, 17 May 2016. Photo by Leonhard Foeger/EPA

Egypt says Gaza truce talks invite 'still in place'

Aug 02, 2014 - 9:57 AM

However it condemns Israel for keeping on targeting innocent Palestinian civilians in the Gaza strip

South Sudan government, rebels in Ethiopia for ceasefire talks

Jan 02, 2014 - 7:34 AM

President Salva Kiir has described the war as senseless but has ruled out power sharing with the rebels