SYRIA: Iran withdrawal dispute underscores difficulty of peace talks (78)

Macau Daily Times 2014.01.22 01:50
Donna Abu-Nasr and Sangwon Yoon A delegation of Syrian opposition leaders was heading to Switzerland yesterday to join peace talks after the United Nations agreed to their demand that an invitation to Iran should be withdrawn. Iran and Russia, Syria's closest allies, criticized the UN decision, with Iran saying UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon had bowed to pressure.
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