Political documents

21 July 2021
The text of U.N. Security Council resolution2585 (2021) Adopted by the Security Council at its 8817th meeting, on  9 July 2021. The text of the resolution reads as follows: The Security Council...

14 July 2021
The final statement of the 16th meeting under the "Astana format" in the Kazakh capital Nur-Sultan on July 7 and 8, 2021. The representatives of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Russian Federation...

05 July 2021
The following is a transcript of answers to media questions made by Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov at a joint news conference with Turkish FM Mevlut Cavusoglu. The Q&A is preceded by...

05 July 2021
The following text is a press statement issued by the European Commission on June 29, 2021 to counter what it says are myths spread by the Syrian regime: In an attempt to influence the public opinion...

30 June 2021
Following is the text of United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Geir O. Pedersen's address to the Security Council on June 25, 2021: Mr President, I am very grateful to speak to you in person on...

30 June 2021
The text of the following statement was released following a meeting in Rome on June 28, 2021 of the Global Coalition Against Daesh. The countries involved were the United States of America, Italy,...

02 June 2021
Following is the text of the speech delivered by UN Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen to the Security Council on May 26. Thank you, Mr. President, (Amb. Zhang Jun, China), Let me start by...

02 June 2021
Following is a list of ministers in the Syrian Interim and Salvation Governments that are in charge of areas of Northwest Syria outside Damascus's control. The Syrian Interim Government is backed by...

26 May 2021
US Senator Ted Cruz and Representative Mike Gallagher introduced a bill to prohibit the State Department from reversing the US's recognition of Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights, a Syrian...

19 May 2021
Following is a table showing the number of asylum applications by Syrians in nearby countries between 2012 and 2020.     Turkey  Lebanon...

19 May 2021
Following is a table showing the number of asylum applications by Syrians in European countries between 2011 and 2020.   Country 2011 2012 2013 2014...

12 May 2021
Following is a list of the 51 individuals who applied to run in Syria's upcoming presidential election. The Supreme Constitutional Court approved only the first three candidates, including the...

31 March 2021
Statement by UN Envoy to Syria Geir Pedersen during the donors conference held in Brussels on March 29-30, 2021. Let me start by thanking my friend the High Representative of the EU and Vice-...

17 March 2021
The foreign ministers of Qatar, Turkey and the Russian Federation held a meeting on March 11 in Doha, Qatar, to discuss the Syrian crisis and ways of co-operation with the aim of contributing to a...

24 February 2021
The representatives of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Russian Federation and the Republic of Turkey as guarantors of the Astana format: Reaffirmed their strong commitment to the sovereignty,...