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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.

President Trump boards Air Force One for his return flight home from Florida on July 31, 2020

Official White House Photo by Joyce N. Boghosian

Reprinted with permission from Alternet

Florida senior residents have been reliable Republican voters for decades, but it looks like their political impact could shift in the upcoming 2020 election.

As Election Day approaches, Florida is becoming a major focal point. President Donald Trump is facing more of an uphill battle with maintaining the support of senior voters due to his handling of critical issues over the last several months. Several seniors, including some who voted for Trump in 2016, have explained why he will not receive their support in the November election.

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