Arab League hopes US, Russia reconcile on Syria
QATAR: Arab League chief Nabil al-Arabi said on Sunday he
hoped that the United States and Russia could reconcile their views over
Syria in order to facilitate a settlement of the crisis in the
"Talks between the United States and Russia along with the
international envoy (Lakhdar Brahimi) continued in Geneva today," Arabi
told a meeting of the Arab ministerial committee on Syria held in Doha.
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Thursday met both her
Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov and Brahimi in Dublin.
Clinton said there had been no "great breakthrough" during those
talks, but that there would be further meetings between officials.