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Jul 31, 2018
UN peace envoy plans talks with Iran, Russia, Turkey to finalise committee that will draft new Syrian constitutionThe UN envoy said last week that he wants to have the Syria constitutional committee set up before world leaders meet at the General Assembly in September.
Jul 15, 2017
Latest Syria peace talks conclude without major breakthrough, next round to convene in SeptemberThe UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura announced the conclusion of the latest round of the Syria peace talks
Jun 30, 2017
Syria conflict: Nearly half a million displaced Syrians return home, says UN reportThe agency said it had seen "a notable trend of spontaneous returns to and within Syria in 2017."
May 17, 2017
Syrian opposition seeks extension of current Geneva talksThe Syrian opposition is seeking an extension of the current round of UN-hosted peace talks underway in Geneva.
Apr 20, 2017
Syria suicide car bombing: Perpetrators were 'disguised' as aid workers, reveals UNThe perpetrators of a bombing in Syria last weekend that killed more than 120 people had disguised themselves as aid workers and may have specifically targeted children, the UN said on Thursday.
Nov 21, 2016
Syrian family, pupils among dozens killed in Aleppo attacksHundreds of people have been killed since Tuesday in a concerted push by the government and its allies to quash resistance in the rebel-held eastern part of Aleppo to reestablish control over Syria's biggest pre-war city
Oct 20, 2016
Syria: Russia announces 'humanitarian pause' amid firing in AleppoA "humanitarian pause" announced by Russia went into effect on Thursday in the Syrian Army's devastating Moscow-backed assault on rebel-held areas of Aleppo to allow civilians and fighters who want to to leave.
Oct 06, 2016
UN Syria envoy makes impassioned appeal to Al-Qaida to leave Aleppo"In maximum two months, two and half months the city of eastern Aleppo may be totally destroyed", Staffan de Mistura told reporters in Geneva.
Sep 23, 2016
Syrian regime lauches new attack on rebel-held Allepo, US-Russia peace plan floundersA defiant Syrian regime launched a new assault on rebel-held eastern Aleppo on Thursday as the United States and Russia failed to revive a floundering peace plan.
Sep 20, 2016
Aid convoy to Syria attacked as ceasefire folds, UN warns of war crimeA convoy delivering aid to Syrians in Aleppo province was hit by a deadly air strike hours after the Syrian military declared an end to a week-long ceasefire, with an outraged UN warning it could amount to a war crime.