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Switzerland: Opposition negotiators arrive in Geneva ahead of peace talks00:57

Switzerland: Opposition negotiators arrive in Geneva ahead of peace talks

Switzerland, Geneva
March 12, 2016 at 07:44 GMT +00:00 · Published

Representatives of the High Negotiations Committee, an umbrella group comprised of the Syrian opposition, arrived in Geneva on Saturday afternoon.

Mohammad Alloush, a political leader of the Saudi-backed Jaysh al-Islam group, and Assad al Zubi, a former 'Free Syrian Army' commander, are chief negotiators for the opposition in the Geneva talks process.

The new round of Syrian peace talks organised by the UN are set to begin in Geneva on Monday, March 14.

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Representatives of the High Negotiations Committee, an umbrella group comprised of the Syrian opposition, arrived in Geneva on Saturday afternoon.

Mohammad Alloush, a political leader of the Saudi-backed Jaysh al-Islam group, and Assad al Zubi, a former 'Free Syrian Army' commander, are chief negotiators for the opposition in the Geneva talks process.

The new round of Syrian peace talks organised by the UN are set to begin in Geneva on Monday, March 14.

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