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    Syrian Ambassador to the United Nations (UN) and Head of the Government delegation Bashar al-Jaafari (3rd L) faces UN Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Syria Staffan de Mistura (2nd R) at the opening of a new round of negotiations of peace talks on Syria at the United Nations Office in Geneva in this March 21, 2016 (File photo)

    Russia's Envoy to UN Geneva Office to Meet Head of Damascus Delegation

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    Russia's envoy to the UN Office in Geneva Aleksey Borodavkin said that he is going to meet with the head of Damascus delegation to the intra-Syria talks in Geneva, Bashar Jaafari.

    GENEVA (Sputnik) — Russia's envoy to the UN Office in Geneva Aleksey Borodavkin told Sputnik on Wednesday he would meet with the head of Damascus delegation to the intra-Syria talks in Geneva, Bashar Jaafari, later in the day.

    "Yes," Borodavkin said, asked whether he was going to meet with Jaafari later on Wednesday before the official beginning of the talks in Geneva on Thursday.

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