Mood Pessimistic On Syria Peace Plans

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GENEVA (AP) -- A conference called by special envoy Kofi Annan to end the Syria crisis appeared on the brink of failure as it opened Saturday, with the U.S. and Russia still divided over a role for President Bashar Assad in a transition government....

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    GENEVA (AP) - With his peace plan in jeopardy, U.N.-Arab League envoy Kofi Annan huddled with Russian, U.S. and other key diplomats Saturday in an increasingly desperate bid to narrow the differences threatening to scuttle an international conference aimed ...
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