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In light of new round of negotiations, Dr. Hijab questions the seriousness of the Assad regime and its allies

Date Posted: 03 March 2016

Dr. Hijab cautioned against misleading claims that Russia, Iran, the regime and militias allied to them, have committed to the truce.


Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs assures Dr. Hijab of his government's commitment

Date Posted: 27 February 2016

Canadian Minister assures Dr. Hijab of his government's commitment in support of the Syrian cause and to continue its diplomatic efforts to ensure the success of the truce


Mandate given to the HNC by 97 armed opposition groups, to take decisions in respect of the temporary truce

Date Posted: 26 February 2016

The High Negotiations Committee confirms that Free Syrian Army and armed opposition groups agree to truce


Memorandum on the joint statement issued by US and Russia on cessation of hostilities

Date Posted: 24 February 2016

The High Negotiations Committee (HNC) confirms its commitment and seriousness in the search for a political solution to achieve a political transition in Syria which starts with the establishment of a transitional governing body


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


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