U.N. special envoy for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi speaks to U.S. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (R) at the opening of the Geneva-2 peace conference in Montreux January 22, 2014. Syria's government and ... more 
U.N. special envoy for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi speaks to U.S. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (R) at the opening of the Geneva-2 peace conference in Montreux January 22, 2014. Syria's government and opposition, meeting face to face for the first time at a U.N. peace conference, angrily spelled out their hostility on Wednesday as world powers also restated contrasting views on the future of President Bashar al-Assad. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi (SWITZERLAND - Tags: POLITICS) less 
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