Middle East

    Assad Focuses on Fighting Terrorism, Not Power-Sharing, at Switzerland Talksi
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    January 21, 2014 9:05 PM
    Syrian peace talks are scheduled to start Wednesday in Switzerland, nearly three years after the start of the uprising against President Bashar al-Assad. VOA State Department Correspondent Scott Stearns reports.

    Assad Focuses on Fighting Terrorism, Not Power-Sharing, at Switzerland Talks

    Published January 21, 2014

    Syrian peace talks are scheduled to start Wednesday in Switzerland, nearly three years after the start of the uprising against President Bashar al-Assad. VOA State Department Correspondent Scott Stearns reports.


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