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Syrians express opposition to Russian plan

...round of talks in Vienna on Saturday among key governments on both sides of the Syrian conflict.Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian told the Beirut-based Al-Mayadeen TV on Wednesday that...
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Push for end to Syria war seen as most serious yet

...of Dr. Bashar Assad should only be decided by the Syrian people in democratic elections," said Iran's deputy foreign minister for Arab and African affairs, Hossein Amir-Abdollahian, speaking on Wednesday following a visit to Moscow.But...
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French hunt 2nd fugitive

...Oct. 31 attack.Meanwhile, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met with French President Francois Hollande and Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius. Standing next to Hollande at the Elysee Palace on Tuesday, Kerry said the carnage in Paris, along...
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Mongolia, between big neighbors, seeks permanent neutrality

...status following further dialogue between Elbegdorj and lawmakers and the passage of the necessary legislation. Foreign Minister Purevsuren Lundeg has already broadcast the country's intentions in visits abroad, including seeking neutral Switzerland's...
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Islamic State group advances in central Syria, seizing town

...streets in orange jumpsuits, also in Iraq and Libya, and threatened to burn them alive.Also on Sunday, Syria's foreign minister said "important" points were made during international talks seeking to revive a moribund political process and...
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Russia shows military might in Syria, also pushes diplomacy

...patrolled the edges of the sprawling facility.Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John...Assad, Bashar Assad."Kerry spoke alongside German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, who said that finding...
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Assad-Putin meeting signals push to end crisis

...four-year crisis, Russia announced Wednesday that Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and U.S. Secretary of State John...Saudi king to brief him about the talks before the foreign ministers' meeting in Vienna on Friday.Moscow also has sought...
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...where he will meet Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday, and then Vienna, where he will see the foreign ministers of Russia, Turkey and Saudi Arabia about Syria on Friday. He then plans to visit Amman, where he will meet Palestinian...
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Officials search for cause of plane crash

...Spokeswomen for the airlines spoke anonymously in line with their respective companies' regulations.Egypt's foreign minister, Sameh Shukri, warned "foreign" countries that he did not identify against taking measures that reflect speculations...
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Five Britons killed after whale boat sinks

...British nationals died when a whale watching boat with 27 people on board sank off Vancouver Island, the British Foreign Minister said Monday. An Australian man was missing and the rest were rescued, some by members of the local aboriginal community...
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