The Globe outside of the United Nations (UN) Offices on the opening day of Syrian peace talks on January 29, 2016 in Geneva.
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Syria opposition to join Geneva talks

Peace talks aimed at ending the civil war in Syria have started in Geneva, with only representatives of President Assad taking part.

Syria's main opposition groups have announced that they will join the UN sponsored talks. They had been refusing to do so unless the bombing of civilian areas in Syria was halted.

James Robbins reports from Geneva.

  • 29 Jan 2016
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