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A 23-member delegation will represent the Syrian opposition at the upcoming Geneva talks on Tuesday, sources told The New Arab.

Leading Syrian negotiator Nasr al-Hariri will head the opposition's negotiating team in Geneva next week, but not everyone is happy with the other members of the HNC.

Syrians look to limit Russian influence in opposition talks

Paul McLoughlin

Syrians look to limit Russian influence in opposition talks

Syrian activists are calling on the opposition to isolate a pro-Moscow group from negotiations, as Russia looks for 'victor's peace' with Assad's survival.

UN mediation in Syria conflict 'has failed'

The New Arab

UN mediation in Syria conflict 'has failed'

A prominent Syrian opposition leader said on Thursday that United Nations mediation to end Syria's devastating six-year war had failed, vowing ...

Syria's path to peace, or the road to nowhere? Syria's path to peace, or the road to nowhere?

Paul McLoughlin

Syria's path to peace, or the road to nowhere?

In-depth: Syrian opposition diplomats have unveiled a plan for the country to emerge from the quagmire of war and become a united, inclusive and ...

The New Arab

Syrian opposition outlines peace plan, starting with 'truce'

Leading opposition and international figures said the country must avoid any similar violence to that which followed the ousting of Iraqi President Saddam Hussein.

The New Arab

Boris Johnson calls for Assad's removal as talks begin

Leading opposition and international figures said the country must avoid any similar violence to that which followed the ousting of Iraqi ...

The New Arab

Syria opposition abandons Geneva as bombs devastate market towns

Video: Syria's main opposition bloc has begun to leave peace talks being held in Geneva, following a string of air raids targeting civilians ...

The New Arab

Ceasefire violations and Assad's abidance derail Syria talks

Video: There will be no peace talks as long as the Assad regime continues to violate a shaky truce and refuses to discuss Assad departure, the ...

Russia will continue to bomb Syria despite peace talks

The New Arab & agencies

Russia will continue to bomb Syria despite peace talks

Russia has said it will continue to bomb Syria until victory against 'terrorists', a term Moscow applies to both rebels and extremist groups, as ...

The New Arab & agencies

Opposition threatens Geneva withdrawal over Assad's 'continued crimes'

As more people die from sieges and airstrikes, the Syrian opposition has threatened to leave talks with regime representatives, who reportedly ...

Who are the members of Syria's opposition delegation?

The New Arab

Who are the members of Syria's opposition delegation?

The New Arab profiles some of the leading members of the Syrian opposition delegation to Geneva that will eventually hold talks with Syrian ...

France backs Islamist rebels in Syrian peace talks

The New Arab

France backs Islamist rebels in Syrian peace talks

Paris has no qualms about the participation of Islamist rebel faction Jaysh al-Islam in UN-backed negotiations between Syrian regime and ...

Opposition negotiators demand talks with Syrian regime be postponed

The New Arab

Opposition negotiators demand talks with Syrian regime be postponed

Syrian opposition negotiators on Monday called for direct talks with the Syrian regime to be postponed until Syrian and Russian airstrikes ...

World powers to decide Syria's fate in New York

Al-Araby al-Jadeed staff

World powers to decide Syria's fate in New York

Russia's recent military intervention in Syria appears to be giving it political leverage as world powers meet to negotiate on Syria's future.

Al-Araby al-Jadeed staff

Syrian opposition factions choose ex-PM to lead talks

The former Syrian Prime Minister Riyad Hijab who defected to the opposition has been elected to lead the Syrian opposition's delegation in talks with the regime on Thursday.

Absi Smeisem

Syrian National Coalition to elect new leadership

The leading contenders to take the SNC forward over the next year are Michel Kilo and current Secretary-General Nasr al-Hariri.

Rayan Mohammad and Absi Smeisem

Resounding 'no' from the Syrian opposition to Moscow talks

Although there was little hope of an end to the war with the Moscow talks slated for next month, Russia's handling of the meeting has angered ...

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