Kerry, Lavrov push for Syria deal as first evacuees leave besieged Damascus suburb

Kerry, Lavrov push for Syria deal as first evacuees leave besieged Damascus suburb

US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russia’s Sergei Lavrov sought on Friday to finalise an agreement on fighting Islamist militants in Syria as the first evacuees left a besieged Damascus suburb under a plan criticised by the UN. US officials are hoping a deal on combating jihadists in Syria could help lead to an […]