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    UN Syria Envoy Brahimi to Resigni
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    May 14, 2014 4:05 AM
    The United Nations and Arab League mediator on the conflict in Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, plans to resign his post after a nearly two-year effort that failed to bring peace to the war-torn country. Brahimi managed to get Syrian government officials and the opposition to participate in two rounds of peace talks in Geneva, but both of those ended without an agreement. VOA's Mike Richman has more.

    UN Syria Envoy Brahimi to Resign

    Published May 14, 2014

    The United Nations and Arab League mediator on the conflict in Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, plans to resign his post after a nearly two-year effort that failed to bring peace to the war-torn country. Brahimi managed to get Syrian government officials and the opposition to participate in two rounds of peace talks in Geneva, but both of those ended without an agreement. VOA's Mike Richman has more.


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