Russia, US, UN to hold joint talks on Syria Jan. 13 - report

by Reuters
Friday, 10 January 2014 14:55 GMT

MOSCOW, Jan 10 (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and U.N. envoy Lakhdar Brahimi will hold joint talks on Jan. 13 in the run up to the so-called Geneva 2 conference on Syria, Russian Interfax news agency reported on Friday.

"On Jan. 13 there will be a meeting with Kerry and a three-party one with Kerry and Brahimi," Interfax quoted an unnamed source at the Russian Foreign Ministry as saying of Lavrov's meetings due in Paris.

(Reporting by Gabriela Baczynska; Editing by Janet Lawrence)

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