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Russian Defense Ministry: Astana II to be held on Feb. 15-16, no delay
Waar Media - 2017-02-15 10:41
WAAR-DUHOK: Earlier, Kazakhstan’s Foreign Ministry said that the meeting of the international group for settlement in Syria was postponed until Thursday Talks on Syria in Kazakhstan’s Astana will be held on Wednesday and Thursday as scheduled, with no pa ...

Kazakhstan confirms new round of Syria talks postponed until Thursday
KurdPress - 2017-02-15 09:19
The Kazakh Foreign Ministry’s press service confirmed in a Wednesday statement that the beginning of the Astana talks on Syrian settlement has been delayed until Thursday noon. ...

Kazakhstan’s foreign ministry: Astana II delayed one day
Waar Media - 2017-02-15 09:01
WAAR- DUHOK: Talks on the Syrian crisis involving Russia, Iran, and Turkey that were due to start in the Kazakh capital, Astana, on Wednesday have been delayed by one day, Kazakhstan’s foreign ministry said without explaining the reason for the delay. Sy ...

Start of Syria talks in Kazakh capital delayed one day: Kazakhstan foreign ministry
Reuters - 2017-02-15 05:27
ASTANA (Reuters) - Talks on the Syrian crisis involving Russia, Iran, and Turkey that were due to start in the Kazakhstan capital, Astana, on Wednesday had been delayed by one day, Kazakhstan's foreign ministry said. ...

Kazakhstan: Delegations of Iran, Syrian government, UN arrive in Astana for Syria talks
Waar Media - 2017-02-14 17:25
WAAR-DUHOK: The delegations of Iran, the Syrian government and the UN have arrived in Astana for a meeting on Syria, Kazakhstan’s Foreign Ministry spokesman, Anuar Zhainakov, told press on Tuesday. “At this point, I can confirm that representatives of th ...

Kazakhstan’s Foreign Minister: Participants to discuss sanctions for ceasefire violations
Waar Media - 2017-02-14 11:37
WAAR-DUHOK: Participants in the next Astana meeting on Syria will discuss ceasefire monitoring and sanctions for ceasefire violations, Kazakhstan’s Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov told reporters on Tuesday. “In particular, a mechanism for recording ...

Russia invites U.S. to Astana talks
KurdPress - 2017-02-13 10:44
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has stated that his country invited the U.S. for talks in Astana, Kazakhstan, that is seeking to find a solution to the civil war in Syria. ...

Hezbollah supports Syria ceasefire and political talks
Reuters - 2017-02-12 16:19
BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Lebanese Hezbollah movement strongly supports the Syria ceasefire agreed upon in Kazakhstan and any truce that could lead to a political solution, its leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Sunday. ...

Kurdish banker awarded the best in Kazakhstan
Kurdistan24 - 2017-02-12 08:53

Kazakhstan says delegations of Syrian government, rebels invited to Astana meetings
Reuters - 2017-02-11 13:22
ALMATY (Reuters) - Delegations from the Syrian government and rebels along with U.N. Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura have been invited to attend meetings on the Syria crisis in Kazakhstan's capital of Astana on February 15-16, the Kazakh Foreign Ministry s ...

Experts meet in Kazakhstan’s Astana to discuss Syria ceasefire
Orient News - 2017-02-07 02:01

Russia, Turkey, Iran discuss Syria ceasefire implementation in Astana
Reuters - 2017-02-06 07:11
ASTANA (Reuters) - Experts from Russia, Turkey, Iran and the United Nations have started a technical meeting in Kazakhstan's capital, Astana, to discuss in detail the implementation of the Syrian ceasefire agreement, Kazakhstan's Foreign Ministry said on ...

Massoud Barzani, Syrian Kurdish ENKS discuss results of Astana talks
E-Kurd - 2017-02-03 14:08
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Massoud Barzani discussed Wednesday with the Kurdish National Council of Syria (ENKS) the outcomes of peace talks in Astana, Kazakhstan, in the last week. Invited by Turkish government, the KNC or ENKS, affiliated ...

Russia, Turkey, Iran to talk Syria in Astana on Feb. 6: Kazakhstan
Reuters - 2017-02-02 14:13
ASTANA (Reuters) - Russia, Turkey and Iran will discuss how a ceasefire in Syria is being implemented at a meeting in Astana on Feb. 6, Kazakhstan's Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Thursday. ...

Syrian Kurdish YPG say not bound by Astana peace talks outcome
E-Kurd - 2017-02-01 19:33
BEIRUT,— The Kurdish YPG militia of Syrian Kurdistan said on Monday it would not be bound by any decision that comes out of peace talks under way in Kazakhstan as it was not involved in the meetings. Indirect talks between representatives of the Syrian g ...

Syrian draft constitution mentions ‘decentralized Syria’, not federalism
E-Kurd - 2017-02-01 19:33
ASTANA, Kazakhstan,— A Russian-proposed draft of the Syrian constitution falls short of mentioning federalism as a system of governance in the war-torn country, but hints at larger cultural and administrative freedoms within a decentralized Syria, accord ...

Iran, Russia, Turkey trilateral meeting on Syria starts
KurdPress - 2017-01-27 10:51
Iran, Russia and Turkey started a tripartite meeting in Astana, Kazakhstan, on Sunday to coordinate their stances prior to the peace talks on civil war in Syria. ...

Iranian diplomat holds talk with UN envoy in Astana
KurdPress - 2017-01-27 10:51
UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura and Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab-African Affairs Hossein Jaberi Ansari held talks on Monday in Astana, Kazakhstan. ...

Negotiations on Syria crisis kicks off in Astana
KurdPress - 2017-01-27 10:51
The negotiations between Syrian government and the opposition groups started with the attendance of 7 delegations including Iran, Russia and Turkey on Monday in Astana, Kazakhstan. ...

PYD not to bound to possible agreements in Astana talks, co-leader tells Kurdpress
KurdPress - 2017-01-27 10:51
The co-Leader of Syrian Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD), Asyia Abdullah, told Kurdpress that her party would not accept any possible deals between Syrian government and the opposition in talks between the two sides in Astana, Kazakhstan. ...

Second round of Astana negotiations on Syria to start on February 8
KurdPress - 2017-01-27 10:51
The first round of talks between political sides in Syria was held on January 23 and 24 in Astana, Kazakhstan, and the second round will be held on February 8. ...

Syrian Democratic Forces condemn their exclusion from Astana peace talks
Aranews - 2017-01-23 02:25
ARA News Qamishli – The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a main group fighting Islamic State’s (ISIS) militants in northern Syria, have been excluded from the Russian-led peace negotiations in Kazakhstan’s capital, Astana. Starting on Jan. 23, the talks ar ...

Intensive negotiations ahead of Russia-led Syria talks
Dailymail - 2017-01-23 02:17
ASTANA, Kazakhstan (AP) — Delegates from Russia, Turkey and Iran held hours-long talks in Kazakhstan Sunday on the eve of negotiations between Syrian rebels ... ...

Syria's warring sides gather for new attempt to break deadlock
Dailymail - 2017-01-23 02:17
By Olzhas Auyezov and Denis Dyomkin ASTANA, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Syria's warring sides meet in Kazakhstan's capital on Monday with Russia, Turkey and Iran, spo... ...

US will not take part in Syria talks in Kazakhstan
Orient News - 2017-01-23 02:00

Syria's warring sides gather for new attempt to break deadlock
Reuters - 2017-01-23 01:40
ASTANA (Reuters) - Syria's warring sides meet in Kazakhstan's capital on Monday with Russia, Turkey and Iran, sponsors of the talks, trying to make progress towards a goal others have repeatedly failed to reach: an end to the six-year-old conflict. ...

Iranian delegation confers with Russian, Turkish delegations in Astana
KurdPress - 2017-01-22 11:32
Iranian delegation held separate meetings with Russian and Turkish delegations in Astana, Kazakhstan, and discussed the latest developments and Astana meeting programs, IRNA said. ...

The Kurdish community in Kazakhstan
SBS - 2017-01-22 05:56

U.S. envoy to Kazakhstan to attend Syria talks in Astana - State Department
Reuters - 2017-01-21 17:53
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department said on Saturday it will not send a delegation to attend talks on Syria in the Kazakh capital Astana next week due to the immediate demands of the transition of power in Washington. ...

Syrie : pourquoi les pourparlers de paix se déroulent-ils à Astana, capitale du Kazakhstan
France24 - 2017-01-21 04:40
À l'initiative de la Russie, des pourparlers de paix syriens doivent avoir lieu le 23 janvier à Astana, capitale du Kazakhstan, pays peu médiatisé. Pourquoi ce choix? Quel rôle, quelle influence jouent son président, Noursoultan Nazarbaïev? ...

Turkey softens stance towards Bashar al-Assad in Syria settlement
DW - 2017-01-21 03:52
Turkey has softened its stance towards Syrian President Bashar al-Assad over reaching a settlement to end the conflict. Talks in Kazakhstan between the opposition and regime are to begin next week. ...

Syria’s Assad hopes for ‘reconciliation’ deals from Astana talks
Waar Media - 2017-01-19 19:32
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said he believed Russian-backed peace talks in Kazakhstan aimed to produce local “reconciliation” agreements with rebel groups whereby they would give up their weapons and receive a government pardon. Assad said in an inte ...

Syria's Assad hopes for 'reconciliation' deals from Astana talks
Reuters - 2017-01-19 12:13
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said he believed Russian-backed peace talks in Kazakhstan aimed to produce local "reconciliation" agreements with rebel groups whereby they would give up their weapons and receive a government pardon. ...

KRG demands participation of Syrian, Iraqi Kurds in Astana talks
KurdPress - 2017-01-19 10:51
The chief of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Foreign Relations stated that Syrian and Iraqi Kurds should take part in the upcoming gathering in Astana, Kazakhstan, which is planned to end the Syrian civil war. ...

Russia and Turkey join forces to launch airstrikes against militants in Syria
DW - 2017-01-19 04:43
The joint attack is the latest example of Moscow co-opting a key NATO member as it tries to, again, become a superpower. Russian led peace talks are due to convene in Kazakhstan next week without the UN or the US. ...

Islamist Syrian rebel group says it won't attend peace talks in Kazakhstan
Reuters - 2017-01-18 18:30
BEIRUT (Reuters) - One of Syria's strongest rebel factions, the conservative Islamist Ahrar al-Sham group, said on Wednesday it will not attend peace talks to be held in Kazakhstan on Jan. 23. ...

Syria’s Kurdish National Council officials have been invited to Astana talks
KurdPress - 2017-01-18 09:24
Representatives of Syria’s Kurdish National Council have been invited to the intra-Syrian talks slated for January 23 in Astana, Kazakhstan, a source told RIA Novosti. ...

Iran says it is against U.S. presence in Syria talks in Astana
Reuters - 2017-01-17 16:24
DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran opposes a U.S. presence in peace talks on the Syria conflict that are planned for Jan. 23 in Kazakhstan's capital Astana, Tasnim news agency quoted Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif as saying on Tuesday. ...

Russia's Lavrov says aim for Astana talks is consolidating Syria truce
Reuters - 2017-01-17 09:45
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The aim for upcoming peace talks on the Syria crisis in Astana, Kazakhstan, is to consolidate a ceasefire and involve opposition field commanders, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday. ...

Kazakhstan says ready for Syria talks in Astana on January 23: RIA
Reuters - 2017-01-17 08:27
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Kazakhstan is fully ready to hold talks on Syria in its capital Astana on Jan. 23, Russia's RIA news agency reported on Tuesday, citing the Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov. ...

Syria War: Rebels To Attend Peace Talks Backed By Russia, Turkey In Kazakhstan
Ibtimes - 2017-01-17 02:40

Syrian opposition to attend Astana talks
Aranews - 2017-01-17 00:20
Armed Syrian opposition groups have decided to attend peace talks with the government next week in Kazakhstan’s capital, Astana, according to rebel officials. The negotiations between parties to conflict in Syria, scheduled for January 23 in Astana, inten ...

Russia and Kazakhstan discuss preparations for Syria peace talks
Reuters - 2017-01-16 12:30
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov discussed preparations for forthcoming Syria peace talks with his Kazakh counterpart Kairat Abdrakhmanov on Monday, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. ...

Syrian rebels to attend Kazakhstan talks: rebel officials
Reuters - 2017-01-16 08:49
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian rebel groups have decided to attend peace talks backed by Russia and Turkey in Kazakhstan to press for implementation of a widely violated ceasefire, rebel officials said on Monday, in a boost for Moscow-led diplomacy. ...

Syrian opposition group HNC says supports efforts for Astana peace talks
Reuters - 2017-01-14 16:57
BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian opposition's High Negotiations Committee said on Saturday it supported efforts towards planned peace talks in Kazakhstan, and viewed the meeting as a preliminary step for resuming the next round of political negotiations in G ...

Russia agrees US should attend Syria talks: Turkey
Dailymail - 2017-01-13 02:16
Russia has agreed that the United States should be involved in the talks on Syria's political future planned to take place in Kazakhstan's capital Astana lat... ...

Could Kazakhstan broker a political settlement in Syria?
Orient News - 2017-01-13 02:05

France says Syria talks must convene quickly under United Nations
Reuters - 2017-01-12 14:05
PARIS (Reuters) - France said on Thursday Syrian peace talks should resume as quickly as possible under the auspices of the United Nations and appeared to question plans for Russian-backed discussions on the subject in Kazakhstan. ...

Syrie : des pourparlers de paix prévus à Astana le 23 janvier
France24 - 2017-01-12 03:57
Les négociations entre le régime syrien et les rebelles se tiendront le 23 janvier à Astana, au Kazakhstan. Ces pourparlers, parrainés par la Russie, l'Iran et la Turquie, précéderont ceux que l'ONU organisera à Genève le 8 février. ...

Les Kurdes syriens pas invités aux négociations d’Astana (représentant kurde)
Rojbas - 2017-01-11 23:12
Paris, 10 jan 2017 (AFP) — Les Kurdes syriens ne sont pas invités aux négociations politiques qui doivent se tenir fin janvier au Kazakhstan sous l’égide de la Russie et de la Turquie, a déploré mardi le responsable du « bureau de représentation du Rojava ...

Syrian Kurds say not invited to peace talks in Kazakhstan: PYD
E-Kurd - 2017-01-11 17:22
BEIRUT,— Syrian Kurds have not been invited to the talks on the political future of Syria due to take place this month in Kazakhstan, their representative in France said Tuesday. “We are not invited to Astana. There appears to be a veto on our presence,” ...

PYD says not invited to peace talks
KurdPress - 2017-01-10 21:54
The Syrian Kurdish YPG militia and its political arm the PYD will not be invited to planned peace talks in Kazakhstan, a PYD official said on Tuesday, an outcome that would leave a key player in the conflict off the negotiating table, Reuters reported. ...

Syrian Kurds say not invited to Astana talks
Dailymail - 2017-01-10 19:52
Syrian Kurds have not been invited to the talks on the political future of Syria due to take place this month in Kazakhstan, their representative in France s... ...

Les Kurdes syriens pas invités aux négociations d'Astana (représentant kurde)
Institut kurde - Paris - 2017-01-10 18:55
Les Kurdes syriens ne sont pas invités aux négociations politiques qui doivent se tenir fin janvier au Kazakhstan sous l'égide de la Russie et de la Turquie, a déploré mardi le responsable du "bureau de représentation du Rojava" (nom donné au Kurdistan s ...

Syrian Kurdish groups say not invited to peace talks
Reuters - 2017-01-10 15:06
PARIS (Reuters) - The Syrian Kurdish YPG militia and its political arm the PYD will not be invited to planned peace talks in Kazakhstan, a PYD official said on Tuesday, an outcome that would leave a key player in the conflict off the negotiating table. ...

Siria: Assad,pronti a negoziare su tutto
ANSA - 2017-01-10 04:59
Media, durante negoziati di pace in Kazakhstan ...

Syrian government ready to negotiate on 'everything', Assad says
Reuters - 2017-01-09 08:48
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said his government is ready to negotiate on "everything" in proposed peace talks in Kazakhstan but said it was not yet clear who would represent the opposition and no date had been set. ...

We will not participate in Astana negotiations: official
KurdPress - 2017-01-07 09:24
The co-Chief of Syrian Kurdistan Federalism told Kurdpress that the Kurds will not participate in Astana, Kazakhstan, negotiation which aims to end the war in Syria. ...

Kerry says US ’encouraging’ Syria peace talks in Kazakhstan
Orient News - 2017-01-06 05:58

Syria rebels freeze negotiations, saying truce violated
Aljazeera - 2017-01-04 03:40
Free Syrian Army and other groups pull out of discussions about Kazakhstan peace talks due to assault on Wadi Barada. ...

Syrian rebels say they froze talks on Russian-backed peace conference due to ceasefire violations
Reuters - 2017-01-02 23:35
AMMAN (Reuters) - Syrian rebel groups said on Monday they had decided to freeze any talks about their possible participation in Syrian peace negotiations being prepared by Moscow in Kazakhstan unless the Syrian government and its Iran-backed allies end wh ...

Russia gets UN backing for Syria truce, Kazakhstan talks
Dailymail - 2017-01-01 04:47
A ceasefire held across most of Syria as Russia and Turkey secured unanimous passage of a UN resolution backing their efforts to "jumpstart" talks aimed at e... ...

Turkey says Syrian Kurdish YPG should not be involved in peace talks
E-Kurd - 2017-01-01 04:37
ANKARA,— Turkey would welcome the United States at Syrian peace talks planned in Astana, Kazakhstan, but the Kurdish YPG militia of Syrian Kurdistan should not be involved, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Friday. “From the start, we have ...

YPG should not be involved in Syria talks: Turkish FM
KurdPress - 2016-12-31 03:19
Turkey would welcome the United States at Syrian peace talks planned in Astana, Kazakhstan, but the Syrian Kurdish Peoples' Protection Units (YPG) militia should not be involved, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Friday. ...

Syria ceasefire appears to hold after rivals sign Russia-backed deal
The Guardian - 2016-12-31 03:15
Despite some early clashes, all sides say they hope this time the pact will hold in the run-up to talks in Kazakhstan that could lay out path to peaceA ceasefire has come into effect across Syria after the Assad regime and the opposition agreed to a natio ...

Turkey says Kurdish YPG should not be involved in Syria talks
Dailymail - 2016-12-30 17:36
ANKARA, Dec 30 (Reuters) - Turkey would welcome the United States at Syrian peace talks planned in Astana, Kazakhstan, but the Kurdish YPG militia should not... ...

Turkey, Russia reach agreement on Syria ceasefire proposal
DW - 2016-12-29 04:41
Turkey and Russia have developed a proposal for a ceasefire in Syria aimed at paving the way for political talks. Much remains unclear about the proposed talks in Kazakhstan. ...

Russia, Turkey prepare for a meeting on Syria in Kazakhstan
Orient News - 2016-12-29 02:00

Putin Speaks To Erdogan to Renew Call For Astana Syria Talks
Newsweek - 2016-12-20 04:36
The Russian president invited Erdogan last week to discuss Syria in Kazakhstan. ...

Turkish FM confirms planned Syria peace talks in Kazakhstan
Jerusalem Post - 2016-12-17 04:54

4 welat ji bo endamtiya nedomdar a Konseya Ewlekariyê hatin hilbijartin
Hawar News - 2016-06-29 12:03
NAVENDA NÛÇEYAN – Neteweyên Yekbûyî Sweden, Bolivia, Ethiopia, Kazakhstan weke endamên nedomdar (ne-daîm) ên Konseya Ewlekariyê hilbijartin. Neteweyên Yekbûyî duh Sêşemê ji bo endamtiya ne-daîm a Konseya Ewlekariyê Sweden, Bolivia, Ethiopia, Kazakhstan we ...

Why doesn’t Syria restore Golan Heights from Kazakhstan?
Orient News - 2016-05-02 10:32

John Kerry Dest Bi Serdana 5 Welatên Asya Navîn Dike
Dengê Amerîka - 2015-10-31 16:35
Kerry îroj şemiyê bo serdana rojekê gihîşt paytexa Kyrgyzstan, ku ew roja yekeme di nav serdana 5 rojan bo 5 welatan, di nav de Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan,Tajikistan û Turkmenistan. ...

US Releases 5 More Guantanamo Bay Prisoners, Sends Them to Kazakhstan
AINA - 2015-01-01 22:19

Assyrian Community in Kazakhstan Survived Dark Times, Now Focuses on Education
AINA - 2014-12-19 10:38

Kazakhstan's models awarded at Miss 7 Continents-2014
PUK Media - 2014-05-29 18:20

Kazakhstan and Kurdistan: What’s in a Name?
Rûdaw - 2014-05-03 06:44
No doubt, for any other “Stans” that might be considering a rebranding. ...

Man of Science in Kazakhstan: ‘Honor the Kurdish Name and Heritage’
Gulan Media - 2014-04-27 08:36

Man of Science in Kazakhstan: ‘Honor the Kurdish Name and Heritage’
Rûdaw - 2014-04-26 03:55
“I was a member of the Communist Party and this was like a prison to me,” ...

SCIENTIFIC AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY MAIN DATES OF ACADEMICIAN OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE REPUBLIC OF KAZAKHSTAN N.K. NADIROV
PUK Media - 2014-02-28 12:18

Russian rocket explodes in Kazakhstan
Gulan Media - 2013-07-02 22:10

Russian Rocket Crashes in Kazakhstan
Peyamner - 2013-07-02 14:26
PNA - A Russian rocket carrying three satellites fell apart and crashed in a huge ball of flame seconds after lift-off this morning, spilling 170 tons of toxic fuel near Kazakhstan's Baikonur launch facility. ...

Ashton: Talks on Iran's nuclear program break up, sides far apart
Peyamner - 2013-04-06 19:46
PNA-Despite two days of intensive negotiations, Iran and six world powers remain "far apart" on Tehran's controversial nuclear program, EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton said Saturday in Kazakhstan. ...

Ambassador of Kazakhstan Awarded the Foreign Minister a Medal of the (CICA)
PUK Media - 2013-02-24 17:56

Iran, G5+1 Agree to Hold Talks in Kazakhstan on February 26
PUK Media - 2013-02-06 09:02

Kazakhstan будет дружить как Казахстан
PUK Media - 2013-01-25 20:04

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