Syria peace talks held in Kazakhstan

New Syria peace talks sponsored by Russia, Turkey, and Iran were held on Wednesday in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan.

Syria peace talks held in Kazakhstan (Source: NPR) At similar peace talks 3 weeks ago, representatives of the Damascus government and the Syrian rebels made no breakthrough towards a political settlement of the conflict. The peace talks in Astana are considered a preliminary step toward resuming UN-sponsored negotiations in Geneva next week.

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