Spain to organize meeting of Syrian opposition in January

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Spain will invite representatives of the Syrian opposition to a meeting on January 9 and 10 in the southern city of Cordoba, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said Friday, dpa reported.

The meeting is aimed at "facilitating dialogue" ahead of a peace conference due to begin in Switzerland on January 22, Rajoy said.

The premier, who is attending a European Union summit in Brussels, did not give details on who will attend the meeting in Cordoba.

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