Syrian opposition under pressure to decide on peace talks

By Reuters | Fri, 17 Jan 2014 14:48 PM

* U.S.-backed opposition has limited influence on ground

* Around a third of members threatening to miss the vote

* Opposition delegation set to have narrow representation

By Dasha Afanasieva

ISTANBUL, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Syria's opposition gathered in Istanbul on Friday to vote on whether to attend peace talks next week with President Bashar al-Assad's government, under heavy pressure ...

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