A chance for peace

Print edition : January 22, 2016

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at a news conference after a United Nations Security Council meeting on Syria at the United Nations in New York on December 18. Photo: Andrew Renneisen/AFP

The U.N. Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution endorsing a peace process to end the war in Syria. Photo: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP

People stand in line to buy sweets on the occasion of Prophet Muhammad's birthday in Damascus on December 23. Photo: OMAR SANADIKI/REUTERS

The UNSC resolution on Syria takes into account the ground realities in the region, but Western leaders persist with their contradictory statements.
    This article is closed for comments.
    Please Email the Editor