Russia to Join U.S. in Seeking Transition Talks on Syria

Russia to Join U.S. in Seeking Transition Talks on Syria

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov both cited a political transition plan adopted in Geneva in June 2012 by the U.S., Russia and other world powers as a blueprint for negotiations.