Readout of Secretary-General's meeting with the Syrian opposition delegation in Montreux
Montreux, Switzerland, 21 January 2014
The Secretary-General met today with Ahmad Al Assi Jarba, head of the Syrian opposition delegation and President of the National Coalition of Syrian and Revolution Forces, along with other members of the official opposition delegation in Montreux.
The Secretary-General welcomed the Syrian opposition delegation to the launch of the High-Level Segment of the Geneva Conference on Syria on 22 January. They discussed the intra-Syrian talks starting on 24 January in Geneva and facilitated by Joint Special Representative Lakhdar Brahimi, aimed at ending the violence in Syria and achieving a comprehensive agreement for a political settlement, implementing fully the Geneva Communiqué.
Readouts on 21 January 2014
- Geneva - Readout of Secretary-General's meeting with H.E. Ms. Catherine Ashton, the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy
- Montreux, Switzerland - Readout of Secretary-General's meeting with H.E. Dr. Nabil Elaraby, the Secretary General of the League of Arab States
- Montreux, Switzerland - Readout of the Secretary-General’s meeting with His Royal Highness Prince Saud al-Faisal, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
- Montreux, Switzerland - Readout of Secretary-General's meeting with H.E. Mr. Iyad Madani, Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation