Brahimi In Iran For Talks On Syria

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March 16, 2014 AT 8:00 AM
State media reported, that UN-Arab League joint special representative to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi arrived to Tehran Sunday, to hold talks with a number of Iranian high-ranking officials on the Syrian crisis. Xinhua reported, that Brahimi will meet with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani to exchange views on the recent developments in Syria, humanitarian aids to the Arab state and the ways to deal with the Syrian issues. Iran supports the ruling party in Syria in its conflict with the opposition groups. The second-round negotiations of the Geneva II peace conference concluded in mid-February without any tangible results.