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UN Sets January 22 for Syria Peace Talks

The United Nations says a long-awaited Syrian peace conference will be held January 22 in Geneva.U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced the date Monday, saying he expects the Syrian government and opposition to attend with a "serious intention" to end the country's war.Mr. Ban added that it would be "unforgivable not to seize this opportunity."The goal of the talks is for the two sides to agree on a political settlement that includes a transitional authority...

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