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  Tevet 15, 5773 , 28/12/12

Russia Calls on Assad to Start Negotiations with Rebels

Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov of Russia called, Friday, on the administration of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad to open direct talks with the opposition.

Lavrov's call came after a consultation with Egyptian Foreign Minister Hisham Qandil, who is visiting Moscow.

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