Farouk al-Shara

Farouk al-Shara

Farouk al-Sharaa , also known as Farouq al-Sharaa is a Syrian politician and diplomat. He is one of the most prominent officials in the Syrian government and served as foreign minister of Syria from 1984 until 2006 when he became Vice President of Syria. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Farouk al-Shara has 12 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Forum as a Minister for the Foreign Affairs of Syria. The year with the most videos was 2003 with three videos. Most appearances with Jack Straw (3), Colin L. Powell (2), Hans Blix (2). Most common tags: United Nations, Syria, Terrorism.

Appearances by Title:c. December 16, 1999 - Present Foreign Minister, Syria Videos: 6 c. October 5, 1988 - Present Minister, Foreign Affairs, Syria Videos: 6

Recent Appearances

  • Resolution on Syria

    Resolution on Syria

    In the ministerial level Security Council meeting, a resolution on Syrian involvement in the assassination of former…

  • United Nations General Assembly Meeting

    United Nations General Assembly Meeting

    Mr. Al-Shara spoke about the role of the United Nations in the Middle East. He discussed the need for an “international equilibrium” and…

  • General Assembly Meeting

    General Assembly Meeting

    Foreign Ministers Al-Shara and Kaddoumi spoke to the General Assembly about coalition operations in Iraq, the Middle East…

  • Iraqi Weapons Inspections Report

    Iraqi Weapons Inspections Report

    The council met to hear and discuss the report from Mr. Blix and Mr. El Baradei concerning Iraqi compliance with U.N.…

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