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Syria Crisis : World Agreed to Create Transitional Council in Syria

Vienna Negotiators Agree to Create Transitional Council in Syria.The sides of the international meeting on the Syrian crisis in Vienna agreed that the transitional council in Syria should be created within 4-6 months, according to Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Jubeir.

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir delivers a speech during the 11th Manama Dialogue Regional Security Summit organised by the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) in the Bahraini capital, Manama, on October 31, 2015

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Jubeir.

Participants of the international meeting on the Syrian crisis in Vienna reached an agreement to create the national transitional council that would include all sides of the Syrian society, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Jubeir said during a forum in Manama.Jubeir said that the sides agreed that the transitional council in Syria should be created within 4-6 months. This council is expected to create new Syrian constitution and prepare national elections.

He added that the next meeting of the international negotiators on Syria would touch upon the issue of political future of country’s president Bashar Assad.

‘Progress made’ in Vienna talks about syria

World leaders say progress has been made in talks to resolve Syria’s civil war after “historic” talks in Vienna, but they continue to differ on the fate of President Bashar al-Assad. The Vienna talks involved Iran, Syria’s ally, for the … read more

U.N.’s Ban ki Moon praises Conchita Wurst’s LGBT rights fight

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon hosted bearded Eurovision drag queen Conchita Wurst (Tom Neuwirth ) on Monday and praised the gay singer’s fight against discrimination and intolerance. VIENNA (Reuters)  – Wurst, whose real name is Tom Neuwirth, won the 2014 song contest … read more

Iran has begun implementing nuclear transparency measures

VIENNA (Reuters) – Iran has begun implementing nuclear transparency measures ahead of an Aug. 25 deadline agreed with the United Nations atomic watchdog, the IAEA, the head of the IAEA said on Monday. “The implementation of these five measures started,” … read more

Iran nuclear talks in Vienna.

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and fellow foreign ministers are adding their diplomatic muscle to nuclear talks with Iran, with a target date only a week away for a pact meant to curb programs Tehran could turn to making … read more

Iran digs in heels on nuclear centrifuges at Vienna talks

VIENNA (Reuters) – Iran is refusing to significantly cut the number of centrifuges it intends to keep to produce nuclear fuel, making it hard to imagine a compromise at this week’s talks with six powers, Western and Iranian officials said … read more

6 world powers and Iran began their 5th round of nuclear negotiations

(Reuters) – Six world powers and Iran began their fifth round of nuclear negotiations on Tuesday in hopes of salvaging prospects for a deal over Tehran’s disputed atomic activity by a July deadline. With time running short if a risky … read more