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Lavrov: Barring Iran from Syria Talks a Mistake, Not Disaster

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon's decision to bar Iran from Wednesday's opening session of Syrian peace talks is a mistake, but not a disaster. Lavrov spoke Tuesday, following Ban's decision on Monday that Iran would no longer be welcome as one of the more than 30 countries represented at the talks in Montreux, Switzerland. Iran rejected the idea of a transitional government in Syria, and Ban's spokesman Martin Nesirky said the refusal...

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