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russia and west tussle at syria peace talks

Foreign ministers and international diplomats were meeting in Geneva with governments still in dispute over whether Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, condemned in the West but still backed by Russia, could have any role in a political transition.

“The Russians have set out a series of objections with the current draft. The Russians are stonewalling quite a bit,” a Western diplomat said.

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