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Syrian National Council Agrees to Attend Peace Talks with Government

The main Syrian political opposition group has voted to attend internationally sponsored peace talks next week in Switzerland.The Syrian National Coalition's media office says 58 of 73 coalition voters have supported attending the so-called Geneva 2 talks with representatives of President Bashar al-Assad's government.Another 44 who had initially attended the session had withdrawn and did not vote.The opposition groups meeting in Istanbul Saturday were under heavy U.S. pressure to...

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