Posts Tagged ‘astana’

Iran: Astana process puts forward solution to Syria issue

Iran: Astana process puts forward solution to Syria issue – Tehran%20Times TEHRAN — Any humanitarian assistance to Syria must go through the government and respect the country’s national sovereignty and territorial integrity, a top Iranian diplomat has said. Ali Asghar Khaji, who serves as the Iranian foreign minister’s senior advisor in special political affairs, made […]

Photos: Iran, Russia and Turkey hold Syria talks in Astana

Mizan- The trilateral meeting between the foreign ministers of Iran, Russia, and Turkey, as the three guarantor states of peace in Syria, kicked off in Astana on Friday morning. “Holding 8 rounds of meetings of Syrian peace process in Astana in the last year with senior representatives from the three guarantor states and the involved […]

Zarif: Astana peace talks vital in quelling crisis in Syria

IRNA – Visiting Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif said here on Friday that Astana peace talks has brought about great achievements for quelling crisis in this Arab country. Addressing the new round of Syria peace talks, brokered by Iran, Russia, and Turkey, in the Kazakh capital, Astana, Zarif said the Syrian crisis has military, human […]

Iranian FM Advisor: No replacement for Sochi, Astana talks

FNA- Senior Advisor to the Iranian foreign minister Hossein Sheikholeslam underlined that nothing can replace the Sochi and Astana talks which have truly focused on resolving the crisis in Syria politically. “Actually, there is no replacement for the Astana and Sochi meetings and at present, the two conferences are the only effective talks to resolve […]

Iran Deputy FM attends Astana talks on Syrian crisis

December 22, The Iran Project – Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari arrived in Astana, capital of Kazakhstan, on Dec 20 to participate in the 8th round of Astana Talks. High-ranking diplomats from Iran, Russia, and Turkey on Thursday began the eighth round of Syria peace talks brokered by the […]

Jaberi Ansari, Bashar Jaafari talk Syrian settlement in Astana

MNA– Iran’s deputy FM Hossein Jaberi Ansari and Syrian envoy to UN, Bashar al-Jaafari held talks on the Syrian settlement in the framework of Astana 8 meeting in Kazakhstan. Syrian Arab Republic delegation, headed by Bashar al-Jaafari, held a meeting in Astana on Thursday with Iranian delegation, headed by Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab […]

Next round of talks on Syria may be held in Astana on December 21-22

Sputnik News– A source, familiar with the matter revealed an approximate date for the next round of talks on the settlement of the situation in Syria. The eight round of talks on the settlement of the situation in Syria may be held in the Kazakh capital city Astana on December 21-22, a source close to […]

Astana agreement doesn’t legalize Turkey’s troops in Idlib: Syrian Foreign Ministry

nsnbc : A source at the Syrian Arab Republic’s Foreign and Expatriates Ministry said that the de-escalation zone established as part of the Astana […]

After attending OIC Summit in Kazakhstan; President leaves Astana for Tehran President Rouhani, who travelled to Kazakhstan to attend the First Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Summit on Science and Technology in Kazakhstan, departed for Tehran after participating in the summit and a special meeting to discuss the situation of Muslims in Myanmar. During the visit to Kazakhstan that took place at an official invitation […]

Rouhani, Nazarbayev urge expansion of Tehran-Astana ties

MNA– The presidents of Iran and Kazakhstan stressed the importance of developing all-out relations between Tehran and Astana, especially in the areas of economy, transit and energy. In the course of this meeting which took place on the sidelines of OIC Summit of Science and Technology in Astana, President Rouhani congratulated President Nursultan Nazarbayev on […]

Iran President departs Tehran for Astana

IRNA – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday left Tehran for the Kazakh capital, Astana to attend an international science summit. Rouhani is scheduled to attend the first Summit of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Science and Technology during his two-day visit to Kazakhstan. He is making the visit upon an invitation from his […]

Next round of Astana talks on Syria to be held in mid-September: Iranian Deputy FM

Tasnim – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari said the next round of Syria peace talks in Kazakhstan’s capital city of Astana would be held in mid-September. Consultations for holding the sixth round of Astana talks on the settlement of the Syrian crisis in mid-September are underway, Jaberi Ansari […]

Russian delegation in Astana ends 2-hour meeting with Syrian armed opposition

Sputnik News– Russia’s delegation to the Astana talks on Syrian settlement, led by Special Presidential Envoy for Syria Alexander Lavrentyev, has ended the meeting with the Syrian armed opposition delegation, headed by Free Syrian Army Chief of Staff Ahmed Berri, a Sputnik correspondent reported Wednesday. The meeting lasted for over two hours. In a briefing […]

Astana talks on Syria prove Iran-Russia cooperation working – Iranian Ambassador

Sputnik News– Iranian Ambassador to Russia stated that Astana talks on the Syrian settlement show an example of successful cooperation between Russia and Iran. The results of Astana talks on the Syrian settlement show an example of successful cooperation between Russia and Iran, Iranian Ambassador to Russia Mehdi Sanaei said Tuesday. “As for the cooperation […]

Fighting Terrorism Is at the Top of the Agenda at the SCO Summit in Astana


Zarif in Astana for Shanghai summit

MNA – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has arrived in Kazakh capital to attend Shanghai summit and hold bilateral meetings with senior officials, FM spokesman said Thursday.According to Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi, Iranian FM Zarif has left Turkey’s Ankara this morning for Kazakh capital Astana. Zarif’s visit to Astana aims at inaugurating Iran’s stand […]

The testing of Astana by Turkey and Iran together تركيا وإيران واختبار أستانة معاً

The testing of Astana by Turkey and Iran together Written by Nasser Kandil, مايو 9, 2017 The Turkish –Iranian relationship has not been broken even at the climax of the face-to-face fighting from behind the Syrian barricades, and in the time of the Russian- Turkish confrontation, Iran and Turkey gave their common interests a priority to […]

Safe Zones in Syria: Astana’s Key to Political Settlement?


Astana: Masonic Capital of Eurasia?

  May 5, 2017 The sun theme is found from everything from the county’s flag to architecture and monuments. ‘Bayterek’ (photo above left) is the most famous landmark in Astana. The tower is so iconic it has been commemorated on the national currency note. The legend behind the golden sphered tower is that it represents a poplar […]

Fourth Astana talks on Syria end with vague agreement about de-escalation zones

nsnbc : The guarantor countries for the Astana talks in Syria, on Thursday, agreed on a memorandum on creating de-escalation zones in Syria. The Syrian government […]

Russia, Turkey, Iran resume Syrian talks in Astana

Guarantors of the Syrian ceasefire are represented at the high level. The Russian delegation is headed by the special presidential envoy for Syria Alexander Lavrentyev, the Turkish delegation by Foreign Ministry’s Deputy Undersecretary Sedat Onal while the Iranian one by Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Jaberi Ansari. Jaberi Ansari held bilateral talks with Sedat Onal on Wednesday where the two sides discussed […]

Next high-level meeting on Syria in Astana to take place in Mid-July

ASTANA (Sputnik) — The next high-level meeting on Syria in Astana with participation of three ceasefire guarantor states, namely Russia, Turkey and Iran, will take place in mid-July, a source at the talks told Sputnik on Thursday. The ceasefire guarantor states “decided to hold the next high-level meeting in Astana in mid-July,” the source said. The source added that the high-level meeting will be preceded by expert […]

Putin and Trump discussed 4th Astana talks on Syria

nsnbc : Russian President Vladimir Putin and his U.S.-American counterpart Donald Trump discussed the fourth round of Astana talks aimed to bringing peace to war-torn Syria. […]

Syria opposition leaves peace talks in Astana

SNC spokesman Ahmad Ramadan said on Wednesday that the opposition “delegation is suspending the meetings” over alleged airstrikes on civilians. “The suspension will continue until shelling stops across all Syria,” he added. The move came hours after the fourth round of the talks, mediated by Iran, Russia and Turkey, began with a series of bilateral […]

Opposition delegation suspends Syrian peace talks in Astana

Source BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:00 P.M.) – The Syrian opposition delegation halted their participation in the Astana peace talks, citing “ongoing bombardments in the war-torn country,” the AFP reported today. “The militant delegation is suspending the meetings because of the violent air strikes on civilians. The suspension will continue until shelling stops across all Syria,” an […]

Saudi King acknowledges importance of Astana process for bringing peace to Syria

Sputnik News– Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud recognized the importance of the Astana talks in bringing peace to Syria and praised the contribution of the Kazakh leader to the international efforts to resolve the crisis. King Salman recognized the importance of the Astana talks in bringing peace to Syria during his meeting with Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat […]

Why are Syrian opposition undecided about Astana talks?

Alwaght– The Syrian conflict for certain is one of the most complicated global crises in terms of multitude of effective actors, the huge casualties, and the ever-changing military and political equations since the Second World War. Since 2016, the international will to find a settlement for the now six-year-old Syrian war saw a remarkable increase […]

Iran hints at ‘unexpected’ jump in oil prices

A senior Iranian official says oil prices are likely to jump to unexpected levels in the next Persian calendar year which starts on March 21. “We can expect oil prices to jump unexpectedly next [calendar] year and given the experience of the past decades, an unrestrained jump may be awaiting the price of oil,” Iranian […]

‘Too cold, bad food, tired of waiting’: 1000s of Iraqi refugees cancel plans for Finnish asylum

READ MORE: EU gives Greece 3 months to fix borders or risk Schengen suspension The country’s latest immigration statistics show that 4,100 unprocessed asylum applications have been canceled or allowed to expire – a significant proportion of the 32,500 lodged last year. “Some say the conditions in Finland and the lengthy asylum process did not […]

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