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  9/13/2013, Tishrei 9, 5774

Kerry: Talks with the Russians Helpful

Secretary of State John Kerry of the United States said, Friday, that talks with Russia about Syria's chemical weapons were progressing at a satisfactory pace.

Kerry's talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov have been held at the offices of the United Nations in Geneva and will continue at the world body at the end of the month in New York, on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.