Staffan de Mistura

United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Call with UN Special Envoy for Syria

United States – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: Secretary Michael R. Pompeo spoke with UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura and discussed the Special Envoy’s progress on convening a constitutional committee as soon as possible. The Secretary reiterated U.S. support for de Mistura’s efforts to advance the political peace process … Continue reading United States | Secretary Pompeo’s Call with UN Special Envoy for Syria

United States | Decision by Staffan De Mistura To Finish His Tenure as UN Special Envoy for Syria

United States – In his four years and four months as UN Special Envoy for Syria , Staffan de Mistura has worked tirelessly to find a solution to the Syrian crisis, saved lives by working to deescalate the violence that has engulfed the country, and eased suffering by constantly pressing for unhindered delivery of vital … Continue reading United States | Decision by Staffan De Mistura To Finish His Tenure as UN Special Envoy for Syria

United States | Remarks to the Traveling Press

United States – MS NAUERT: As many of you know, Ambassador Jeffrey is our newish Syria envoy and he’s had a lot of travels recently, so I thought with him here it would be a good opportunity for you – for him to update you on how things are going in Syria and some of … Continue reading United States | Remarks to the Traveling Press

UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: Russia, Turkey, Iran discuss Syria’s future

UNITED NATIONS— The latest on the United Nations General Assembly (all times local): 9:35 p.m. The foreign ministers of Russia, Turkey and Iran have discussed Syria’s political future — as Western countries hold parallel meetings on the same issue. Russia’s Sergey Lavrov, Turkish Mevlut Cavusoglu and Iran’s Javad Zarif met Wednesday on the sidelines of … Continue reading UNITED NATIONS | The Latest: Russia, Turkey, Iran discuss Syria’s future

U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of State released the following statement: ‎At Secretary Michael R. Pompeo’s invitation, he and UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura met privately today in Washington.  They discussed UN progress on forming a constitutional committee. Secretary Pompeo and Special Envoy de Mistura agreed that all parties needed to move ahead … Continue reading U.S. Department of State News: Secretary Pompeo’s Meeting With UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura