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A written statement noted that the Kurds wanting to attend the conference as a separate group should not be treated as a source of discord, but rather as a manifestation of their deire tol ive together in a unified country. It claimed that Russia understands this want of Syria's Kurds.
Over the past week, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov had many telephone conversations with U.S. counterpart John Kerry regarding the conference to take place in Geneva.
Lavrov stated that the official Syrian government has agreed to send a delegation to the conference without preconditions.
‘Wanted’ Palestinians rounded up overnight in East Jerusalem, Hebron, Ramallah, Jenin, according to local NGO
Move comes hours after suicide attack in provisional capital Aden leaves 60 dead and scores injured
Hundreds of security personnel have been killed in Sinai since 2013 coup against Egypt’s first democratically elected president
Since July 1, Israel has pressed on with plans for over 1,000 housing units in occupied east Jerusalem and 735 units in the West Bank
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Disaster and Emergency Management Authority says tents to accommodate 1,000 people have so far been set up in the city
Death toll from the attack feared to rise, which also injured scores
Elmar Brok said: "The PYD in Syria shouldn't use the fight against ISIL as an excuse to take hold of Arab regions. They have no business there."
Rocket attack on tanks also wounds 3 other troops, military official says
US secretary of state says he agreed plan to resume peace talks in Yemen with a view to forming unity government