Worthy Christian News » World News » Officials: US, Russia to seek Syria deal in Geneva next week


Officials: US, Russia to seek Syria deal in Geneva next week

Thursday, August 18, 2016 | Tags: , , , , Tag Cloud

(Worthy News) - The United States and Russia will try again to stop Syria’s civil war and forge a new counterterrorism partnership when their top diplomats meet next week in Geneva, U.S. officials said Thursday.

Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will gather on Aug. 26, with the talks possibly lasting for two days. At the meeting, officials said, the sides will try to secure a cease-fire between Syria’s government and rebels and a new U.S.-Russian arrangement to share intelligence and coordinate military to defeat the Islamic State group and al-Qaida.

The diplomacy comes amid fierce fighting in Aleppo, Syria’s largest city, and new Russian bombing operations in Syria originating from an Iranian air base. [ Source ]

Copyright 1999-2016 Worthy News. All rights reserved.
Fair Use Notice:This site contains copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available in our efforts to advance understanding of environmental, political, human rights, economic, democracy, scientific, and social justice issues, etc. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, the material on this site is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes. For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml. If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use', you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.

Worthy Christian News » World News » Officials: US, Russia to seek Syria deal in Geneva next week

1 thought on “Officials: US, Russia to seek Syria deal in Geneva next week

  1. If Putin is smart, he won't give a darn thing to the illegitimate president of the United States. No toehold, no continued presence, no working together Barry Soetero, not one inch.
    We'll see if Putin learned his lesson from the last time he allowed the illegitimate Kenyon to have a presence in Syria.

Leave a Comment

Worthy Christian News » World News » Officials: US, Russia to seek Syria deal in Geneva next week