May 5, 2015 5:19 PM

U.N.’s latest effort to find path to peace in Syria gets underway in Geneva

The U.N. special envoy on Syria, Staffan de Mistura, on Tuesday launched a new effort to find a solution to that country’s four-year-old civil war, meeting with Syria’s U.N. ambassador in the first of what is expected to be weeks of one-on-one conversations that may include commanders from the armed opposition.

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