HNC Press Statement

PRESS STATEMENT The HNC held its fourth meeting this evening to discuss preparations for the negotiations anticipated to take place at the end of this month. Dr. Riad Hijab, the Commission Coordinator, expressed gratitude to the United Nations and all friendly states for their efforts to invigorate the peace process and in seeking a political […]

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HNC agrees to appoint delegates

The HNC held its third meeting on Tuesday and Wednesday January 19-20, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The Commission Coordinator Dr. Riad Hijab presided over a wide agenda with several deliberation sessions and reviews, in addition to consultations over outcomes from visits to various Arab and Western capitals. Following a thorough review of the Commission’s proposed […]

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SYRIA OPPOSITION GROUPS PROPOSE SUSPENDING NEGOTIATIONS

Following today’s meeting of the Syrian Supreme Commission for Negotiations, an announcement is expected tomorrow on a proposed agenda and delegation for the upcoming UN sponsored peace talks, to take place on the 25th of the month. However, during the meeting, several opposition groups and organisations from within the Supreme Commission requested the General Coordinator […]

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Dr. Hijab meets French President Francois Hollande and Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius

Dr. Riad Hijab met with French President Francois Hollande and Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius at the Élysée Palace, on Monday 11th January 2016. Their discussions focused on important developments in Syria, as well as, the outcome of meetings between the High Negotiations Committee and UN Special Envoy to Syria, Mr. Staffan de Mistura. The visit […]

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