Syria envoy in Damascus, but prospects for peace talks dim




 
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October 28th, 2013  
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Topic: Syria envoy in Damascus, but prospects for peace talks dim


By Erika Solomon BEIRUT (Reuters) - International envoy Lakhdar Brahimi held talks in Damascus on Monday at the end of a Middle East tour to promote a Syrian peace conference, but regional tensions have cast a pall over his mission. Brahimi visited capitals across the Middle East to discuss plans for the "Geneva 2" meeting, tentatively set for November 23, to try to halt more than 2-1/2 years of bloodshed in Syria. ...




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