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High Negotiations Committee holds emergency meeting over temporary truce

Date Posted: 22 February 2016

HNC holds talks to augment international efforts for a truce in accordance with international mediation and UN guarantees

Dr. Hijab consults with Syrian armed opposition

Date Posted: 19 February 2016

Dr. Hijab confirmed that the armed opposition have expressed their initial approval to a temporary truce agreement, in accordance with international mediation and UN safeguards

Meeting convenes in Munich

Date Posted: 11 February 2016

The HNC rejects any formula for a ceasefire in Syria until the removal of Assad

Dr. Riad Hijab meets with British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond

Date Posted: 10 February 2016

Dr. Riad Hijab meets with British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond in an effort to push for a political solution, relieve the suffering of the Syrian people, bring an end to the siege of Syrian towns and stop external aggression

H.E. Turkish Foreign Minister, Mr. Mevlüt Çavusoglu meets with leaders from Syrian opposition groups

Date Posted: 09 February 2016

Dr Hijab held a meeting with H.E. Turkish Foreign Minister, Mr. Davutoglu where they reviewed the scale of the humanitarian catastrophe caused by the Russian-Iranian military operations in support of the regime

High Negotiations Committee responds to UN initiative

Date Posted: 04 February 2016

During his news conference in Geneva Dr Hijab pointed out that despite the positive response of the HNC, the regime and its allies stepped up their military operations

Dr. Riad Hijab Meets With Turkey's Pm Dr. Ahmet Davutoglu

Date Posted: 31 January 2016

Dr Hijab discussed with Dr Davutoglu his concern with the unrelenting siege on various Syrian cities and intensified air strikes and bombardment of cities and refugee camps

HNC could withdraw its delegation in the midst of continued failure by the UN

Date Posted: 30 January 2016

Dr. Hijab stressed that the presence of the HNC delegation in Geneva is for the sole purpose of improving the humanitarian situation

The HNC calls for the immediate, unconditional adherence to UN Resolutions

Date Posted: 27 January 2016

Dr. Hijab declared that the true test of intentions must be in the willingness of the international community to enforce UN resolutions and international law

HNC Press Statement

Date Posted: 26 January 2016

Dr Riad Hijab expresses his gratitude to the United Nations and all friendly states for their efforts to invigorate the peace process and in seeking a political solution to end the suffering of the Syrian people