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Assad, Russian envoy discuss Syria constitutional committee

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and a Russian envoy on Sunday discussed “removing the obstacles” to establishing a constitutional committee international powers are demanding to help end the seven-year war, the government said. Last week in Istanbul, the leaders of Syrian ally Russia, rebel backer Turkey, Germany, and France called for the committee to be formed […]