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Kerry slams Russia for 'enabling' Assad to stay in power

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US Secretary of State John Kerry slammed Russia on Monday for "enabling" Syria's President Bashar al-Assad to stay in power in the war-torn country, after Geneva peace talks broke off without result at the weekend. 

A man reacts to the destruction in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo on February 16, 2014

The so-called Geneva II process was initiated by the United States, which backs the Syrian opposition coalition, and Moscow, which supports the government in Damascus.

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