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    Syria talks meet their first hurdle – setting the agenda

    Two protagonists in Syria’s bitter civil war will sit down in the same room Friday at the start of U.N.-sponsored peace talks, but the first item on the agenda – the agenda itself – could present a tremendous hurdle, Western d...

    Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 7:58 PM

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    After angry opening, Syria delegation says it hopes Geneva talks will lead to peace

    The Syrian government and the opposition seeking its overthrow confronted each other face to face Wednesday for the first time since a national uprising began nearly three years ago.

    Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 7:32 PM

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    Syria, exile opposition meet in Geneva

    The government of Syria and the opposition attempting to oust it confronted each other at an international peace conference Wednesday with back-to-back speeches that made clear it a political solution is unlikely any time soon.

    Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 12:00 PM

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    Syria peace conference a go after U.N. withdraws invitation to Iran

    Under strong U.S. pressure and a boycott threat from Syria’s exile opposition, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Monday rescinded his invitation to Iran to attend the start of a conference intended to end nearly three years of violenc...

    Monday, January 20, 2014 at 7:56 PM

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    Divided Syrian opposition agrees to send delegation to peace talks

    After a bitter debate and a walkout by more than a third of its members, Syria’s main exile opposition group voted Saturday to take part in negotiations with the government of President Bashar Assad that the U.N. is sponsoring next week in...

    Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 6:37 PM

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    Corruption accusations threaten Erdogan’s legacy as Turkey’s modernizer

    Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has changed the face of Turkey, turning its economy into one of Europe’s strongest while securing a big role on the regional stage. But he’s become enmeshed in a corruption and bribery scandal that...

    Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 3:55 PM

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    Al Qaida’s ISIS takes 2 Syrian cities, executes scores of rivals

    Al Qaida-linked militants, forced last week from many of their strongholds in northern and eastern Syria, have launched a fierce counterattack, retaking control of the capital of Raqqa province, seizing another city that’s a key border cro...

    Monday, January 13, 2014 at 4:32 PM

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    Al Qaida fighters in Syria withdraw from Aleppo base; 70 prisoners found slain

    Syrian rebels on Wednesday ousted the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria from its last major base in the city of Aleppo, freeing 300 mostly civilian prisoners and dealing an enormous setback to the al Qaida-affiliated group.

    Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 8:22 PM

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    Two al Qaida-affiliated forces in Syria near war with each other

    The two Islamist fighting forces in Syria affiliated with al Qaida on Tuesday appeared to be on the edge of an all-out conflict, with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria declaring war on all other factions in the Syrian resistance Tuesday with a...

    Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 5:29 PM

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    Al Qaida rebels leave mass grave behind as they desert base in Syria

    Islamist extremists forced to abandon their base in Syria’s central Hama province left behind a mass grave with a dozen corpses, mostly civilians, including four women, local activists reported Monday.

    Monday, January 6, 2014 at 6:47 PM

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