Tuesday, August 4, 2015   

Syria talks open door to Tehran
(01-13 19:11)

US Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov called for “localized ceasefires'' in Syria ahead of peace talks later this month in Switzerland.
Kerry also said Iran was 'welcome' at Syria talks if Tehran agrees to transition.
Lavrov and UN-Arab League envoy Lakhdar Brahimi also said Iran should take part in the talks, following talks in Paris.
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will travel to Moscow Thursday for a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, a diplomat said.
"Zarif will meet the Russian president as well as Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov during his one-day trip to Moscow on Thursday,'' Iran's ambassador to Moscow, Mehdi Sanaei, told the official IRNA news agency.—AFP

   
Other World breaking news:
Indian author Bhagat opposes porn ban (08-03 20:20)
Britain allows landlords to evict illegals (08-03 17:50)
Struggle to keep head above water (08-03 16:33)
Homes disappear under water in Myanmar (08-03 16:27)
Myanmar’s swollen rivers displace 200,000, fatalities rise to 46 (08-03 16:11)
Taskmaster Walt Disney disliked ‘deadwood’ (08-03 14:06)
Canadian evangelist admits Pyongyang insults (08-03 13:33)
Hillary pitches her work in US$2m ad campaign (08-03 12:34)
(Flight MH370) Specialists and aviation officials to discuss debris (08-03 12:28)
Freed from Tamil terrorism, minority in Sri Lanka seeks greater say (08-03 12:03)

More breaking news >>

© 2015 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts

 


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.