In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, left, meets with Syrian Prime Minister Wael al-Halqi, right, in Damascus, Syria, ... more 
In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, left, meets with Syrian Prime Minister Wael al-Halqi, right, in Damascus, Syria, Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014. Syrian President Bashar Assad and Zarif have held talks about next week's United Nations conference in Montreux, Switzerland, aimed at trying to resolve the three-year deadly conflict. (AP Photo/SANA) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By SANA
Wed, Jan 15, 2014 1:37 PM EST