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  Elul 9, 5772 , 27/08/12

Egypt Organizing Regional Conference on Syria

Egypt is working to convene a regional conference on the crisis in Syria. The conference would also involve Iran, Saudi Arabia and Turkey. The Foreign Ministry in Cairo updated the other three countries regarding its plans, Sunday, and said the contacts were continuing.

Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi first proposed a regional conference on Syria at the Islamic-nations summit in Saudi Arabia at the beginning of August.

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