Kerry hails Syria opposition vote to attend peace conference

US Secretary of State John Kerry has welcomed the decision of the Syria`s opposition leaders to attend the Geneva II conference that aims to bring an end to the war there.

Iraq supports Iran`s participation in Geneva II talks

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif Tuesday met with Iraqi top leaders who confirmed their support to Iran`s participation in Geneva II conference over the Syrian crisis.

Geneva II conference on Dec 12

The Geneva II conference on the Syrian crisis will take place Dec 12, Syria`s semi-official al- Watan newspaper said Saturday, quoting "a western diplomat in Paris", reported Xinhua.

`Syria to participate in Geneva II conference`

Syria will take part in the upcoming Geneva II international conference, Foreign Minister Walid al- Moallem said on Tuesday.

Syrian government not to negotiate with `terrorists`

The minister`s remarks were made just hours after Arab League ( AL) chief Nabil al-Arabi said the second Syria peace conference will be held in Geneva, Switzerland Nov. 23-24.