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  • Syria: Annan calls Iran role 'positive' but offers no new details

     
    Special envoy Kofi Annan said Tuesday that Iran “can play a positive role” in resolving the crisis in Syria but declined to provide details on an apparently new "approach" suggested by Syrian President Bashar Assad....
  • U.S.-Russia divide sharpens over Syria

     
    Global Focus: The war of words between Moscow and Washington about the Syrian conflict evokes disturbing reminders of Cold War-era confrontation, with U.S. officials accusing Russia of arming the Damascus regime and the Kremlin contending the Obama...
  • U.N. envoy says Iran should be included in Syria peace efforts

     
    U.N. special envoy Kofi Annan called Friday for Iran to be included in the next efforts to bring peace to Syria, countering U.S. objections to Tehran's involvement by saying all nations with influence on the warring parties should play a role....
  • Clinton to attend U.N. 'action group' meeting on Syria; Iran snubbed

     
    After weeks of uncertainty, a State Department official confirmed Wednesday that Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will attend a meeting to discuss implementation of a faltering United Nations-brokered peace plan for Syria....
  • Angry crowd blocks U.N. observer team in Syria

     
    An angry crowd of Syrians tossing rocks and metal rods surrounded United Nations vehicles on Tuesday and prevented observers from reaching the besieged town of Haffa, the U.N. said, highlighting the tenuous status of the monitoring team in Syria....
  • U.N. seeks evacuation of trapped civilians in Syria

     
    The head of the United Nations observer mission in Syria urged both sides in the conflict Sunday to take “immediate action” to facilitate the evacuation of civilians trapped amid escalating violence in the Middle Eastern nation....
  • Russian police raid homes of opposition leaders

     
    MOSCOW — Russian police raided the homes of leading opposition figures early Monday, a day before a rally expected to draw tens of thousands to protest President Vladimir Putin’s rule. Law enforcement officers rifled through papers,...
  • Escalating Syria violence 'gravely' concerns U.N. envoy Kofi Annan

     
    United Nations special envoy Kofi Annan said was “gravely concerned” about reports of escalating violence in Syria and demanded the entry of U.N. observers into a besieged town in coastal Latakia province....
  • U.N. observer chief says monitors alone can't end Syria violence

     
    The head of the U.N monitoring mission in Syria warned Friday that his team of unarmed observers cannot stop the bloodshed in the crisis-torn country without sustained dialogue between the government and the opposition....
  • U.N. observers evacuated from tense Syrian town after blast

     
    Six U.N. observers whose convoy was struck by a roadside bomb in northern Syria a day earlier were evacuated to their base in Hama province Wednesday, a U.N. spokesman said....
  • Roadside bombing illustrates danger faced by Syria monitors

     
    A roadside bomb struck a military checkpoint in Syria on Wednesday morning just seconds after a United Nations convoy had passed through underscoring the danger of the international monitoring mission in a country where a ceasefire has not been observed.....