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From Syrian prisons to diplomacy in Geneva
Noura al-Ameer is one of the few opposition representatives in Geneva with front-line experience.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2014 22:36 GMT
Syrian peace talks on verge of collapse
Regime says it could leave Geneva after rebels demand it agrees to transitional government before direct talks begin.
Last updated: 24 Jan 2014 16:21 GMT
Jarba: Russia not holding on to Assad
Syrian opposition chief's remarks come as conflicting views of leader's future underline problems facing Geneva talks.
Last updated: 24 Jan 2014 03:45 GMT
Syria peace talks could drag on for months
Syria's information minister calls proposal for transitional government without Assad a "political delusion".
Last updated: 23 Jan 2014 22:54 GMT
UN aid chief urges ceasefire at Syria talks
Valerie Amos appeals for local ceasefires in order to deliver humanitarian aid to people in dire need.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2014 20:45 GMT
UN envoy to meet Syria rivals to mend splits
Lakhdar Brahimi will meet both Syrian delegations separately on Thursday in a bid to engineer head-to-head talks.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2014 17:06 GMT
Geneva II: Out of ideas
Hectoring speeches and an acrimonious mood mark opening sessions of Syrian peace talks in Switzerland.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2014 10:12 GMT
Syria rivals exchange blame in Geneva talks
Talks aiming to end crisis, bring rival sides together, but divided opposition and unwavering regime mar prospects.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2014 18:43 GMT
Syria to seek 'anti-terror' support in Geneva
Government delegation to focus on "terrorism" and approve humanitarian corridors in Geneva II talks.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2014 06:31 GMT
UN chief scrambles to save Syria peace talks
Ban Ki-moon "considers his options" after main opposition bloc threatens to pull out of Geneva II if Iran takes part.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2014 20:47 GMT
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