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    Lavrov, Kerry Discuss Syrian Peace Talks in Geneva

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    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry meet in Geneva to discuss terms for ending the five-year war in Syria.

    Since fighting began, over 400,000 people have lost their lives, with roughly 45 % of the country’s population displaced.

    UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura was also involved in the talks, a source told RIA Novosti.

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