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Syrian Government to Attend Peace Talks | voanews

The Syrian government announced on Wednesday that it will participate in peace talks the United Nations has scheduled for January in Geneva. The foreign ministry said the Syrian government will send a delegation, but stressed that President Bashar al-Assad’s government will not be handing over power. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced the long-awaited conference earlier this week. Its goal is ...

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Iran is negotiating with the wrong US officials | Al Jazeera America

To end sanctions regime, Tehran needs to convince Congress by Christopher A. Bidwell Iranian officials have just finished a meeting in Geneva with the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council and Germany (the so-called P5+1). On short notice, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry dove into the first formal and open negotiations between the two countries since ...

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No Iran deal, but significant progress in Geneva | FCNL

by Michael Shank, Kate Gould Even without a final nuclear deal with Iran, this weekend’s intensive negotiations in Geneva resulted in major diplomatic achievements that warrant mention. First and foremost, since direct contact between U.S. and Iranian diplomats has long been unthinkable, the fact that U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif are talking to ...

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