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UN Envoy Goes to Russia in Bid to Relaunch Syria Cease-fire

The effort to get Syria's warring sides to recommit to a cessation of hostilities shifts Tuesday to Moscow where Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is hosting the U.N.'s envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura to discuss ways to put the truce back in place. The cease-fire between pro-government forces and rebel fighters went into effect in late February, leading to a dramatic drop in violence that has slowly eroded as both sides alleged repeated violations. The fighting has been...

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