Syria's Assad says no date set for Geneva 2 peace conference
BEIRUT Oct 21 (Reuters) - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Monday there was no date set for a long-delayed international conference aimed at ending the country's civil war.
"There is no date so far ... And current factors do not help in holding it," Assad told Al Mayadeen television. The conference is known as the Geneva 2 conference.
"Many questions about this conference are still on the table."
- U.S. Mega Millions lottery up to $400 million, 2nd-biggest ever
- Pope Francis named Time's Person of the Year |
- Uruguay becomes first country to legalize marijuana trade
- Thousands of South Africans line up to see Mandela lie in state |
- China bitcoin arbitrage ends as traders work around capital controls