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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

HNC agrees to appoint delegates

Date Posted: 20 January 2016

Following a thorough review of the Committee’s proposed agenda to UN Special Envoy, Staffan de Mistura; the HNC agrees on delegates appointment


Date Posted: 19 January 2016

Dates are not sacred, we will not go to any negotiations while our people suffer from shelling, starvation and siege...

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

Date Posted: 11 January 2016

Dr Riad Hijab met with French President Francois Hollande and Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius. 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.