URGENT ¥¥¥ Iran welcomes Syria opposition chief's readiness to talk

Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi welcomed Sunday Syrian opposition leader Ahmed Moaz al-Khatib's readiness to hold talks under conditions with the Syrian regime.

"It's a good step forward," Salehi said at the Munich Security Conference where he said he had held a "very good meeting" with Khatib.

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