Geneva II: Syria’s ‘Mission of Hope’

World powers urged Syria's warring sides to seize a "historic" opportunity as they gathered in Switzerland Wednesday for a peace conference that kicked off with bitter exchanges.

UN leader Ban Ki-moon had opened the conference with a plea for both sides to set aside their differences in order to save lives.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 12:05 - GMT 09:05