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    Syria Peace Talks Elusive Despite Diplomacyi
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    September 18, 2013 10:13 AM
    The U.S.-Russian framework for eliminating Syrian chemical weapons does not address the political divisions that have long delayed peace talks. VOA State Department Correspondent Scott Stearns reports on what the deal means for negotiations on a possible transitional government.

    Syria Peace Talks Elusive Despite Diplomacy

    Published September 18, 2013

    The U.S.-Russian framework for eliminating Syrian chemical weapons does not address the political divisions that have long delayed peace talks. VOA State Department Correspondent Scott Stearns reports on what the deal means for negotiations on a possible transitional government.


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