Liz Sly

Monday, January 27, 2014 - 06:32
Syrian peace talks produced a small sign of progress Sunday, with an apparent agreement from Syria’s government to allow women and children to leave the besieged heart of the central city of Homs.
Friday, January 24, 2014 - 11:29
Brahimi seemed confident that neither side would walk out, at least in the coming days, and predicted that the talks would continue for another week before taking a break.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 12:53
The real work will begin in Geneva on Friday, when it is hoped that the two opposing sides will hold their first face-to-face talks, in the presence only of mediators from the United Nations.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 07:50
Since the Geneva accord, sectarian sentiments seem only to have hardened.
Monday, November 18, 2013 - 07:25
Critics say Turkey has only itself to blame for a state of affairs that Turkish authorities appear, at least indirectly, to have encouraged.
Monday, September 9, 2013 - 07:29
“What I can say conclusively is that Iraq will not be a base for any attack, nor will it facilitate any such attack on Syria,” Zebari told reporters after holding talks with Zarif.