Oman's Sultan Qaboos on Sunday began the first visit to Iran by a foreign leader since moderate President Hassan Rouhani took office and Iranian media said his trip might be an effort to mediate between Tehran and Washington.
A senior U.S. diplomat involved in trying to mediate an end to Egypt's political crisis left the country on Wednesday, Cairo airport officials said, after the Egyptian government declared that diplomatic efforts had failed.
Switzerland has offered to mediate with North Korea as tension rises on the Korean peninsula following UN sanctions imposed in response to a North Korean nuclear weapon test in February.
The Swiss foreign ministry recently made co
A top Iranian diplomat has been summoned over allegations that Tehran has spread false information about Bahrain.
Foreign Affairs Ministry has slammed continuing Iranian claims questioning its sovereignty and independence, followi
Gulf foreign ministers meet in Saudi Arabia on Sunday to see whether an offer to mediate in Yemen's political crisis has a chance of success after a war of words between Qatar and President Ali Abdullah Saleh.
Bahrain's foreign minister said on Monday it was 'completely untrue' that Kuwait would mediate to resolve Bahrain's political crisis.
The kingdom's leading opposition group Wefaq said on Sunday it would accept an offer
Saudi Arabia said on Wednesday it had abandoned mediation efforts in Lebanon between Shi'ite Hezbollah and Sunni leader Saad Al-Hariri over the killing of his father and warned that the country's future was at stake.
Regional power Saudi A
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has agreed "in principle" to Brazil's mediation over a stalled UN-backed nuclear fuel deal, the semi-official Fars news agency said on Wednesday.
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