Syrian Government, Rebels Planning to Attend Peace Conference, Says UN Envoy

A senior member of the Syrian opposition who is taking part in preparations for the conference told Haaretz that the date the parties are trying to reach agreement on for the opening of the conference is June 10.

The Syrian opposition and the government were preparing to take part in a peace conference in Geneva, UN and Arab League envoy to Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi said Tuesday.