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bu Dhabi (AFP) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Monday that the participation of Syria’s opposition in mooted peace talks in Geneva would be a “big step.”

“We take note of the fact that yesterday the Syrian opposition voted to go to the Geneva II. This is a big step forward and a significant one,” said Kerry.

The opposition Syrian National Coalition said they are willing to join the talks, but on the condition that President Bashar al-Assad transfers power and is excluded in any transition process.

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons, a novel and a memoir. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

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