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Unfortunately, this Syrian peace process doesn't include any Syrians yet.The Iranians have been wary diplomatic partners, too. Iranian hawks don't like the negotiations, but they seem to have been overruled by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, who doesn't want Iranians coming home from Syria in body bags. This enemies list has two obvious candidates: ISIS and the Nusra Front, the Al-Qaeda affiliate in Syria.Working group No. 2 is weighing who should represent the Syrian opposition if peace talks broaden.Russia has its own list of opposition figures who have been invited to Moscow for talks.One name that's said to be on both U.S. and Russian lists is Moaz al-Khatib, a former leader of the opposition coalition.De Mistura has tried, without much success, to negotiate local cease-fires, but he is respected by both the opposition and some members of President Bashar Assad's regime.
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