French Foreign Affairs Minister Laurent Fabius (L) and German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier attend a news conference at the French foreign ministry during a "Friends of Syria" meeting ahead... more 
French Foreign Affairs Minister Laurent Fabius (L) and German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier attend a news conference at the French foreign ministry during a "Friends of Syria" meeting ahead of Geneva II peace talks, in Paris, January 12, 2014. The "Friends of Syria", an alliance of mainly Western and Gulf Arab countries who oppose Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, urged opposition groups on Sunday to attend this month's peace talks, saying there was no alternative for a political solution. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS) less 
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