Middle East

Syria parties discuss aid to Homs, prisoners on Sunday agenda

UN-Arab League envoy for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi speaks during a press conference in Geneva on January 25, 2014. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE DESMAZES

GENEVA: UN mediator Lakhdar Brahimi said Saturday that humanitarian aid to the city of Homs had been discussed in talks with Syria's warring sides and that prisoners would be on Sunday's agenda.

After meeting with delegations from the Syrian regime and opposition in Geneva, Brahimi said they had "discussed at length the situation in Homs" and "tomorrow morning we will discuss the issue of prisoners, people that have been kidnapped."





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