UN Syria peace envoy Brahimi says again that Geneva talks not a certainty

Reuters

(Makes clear that Brahimi's previous remarks were made lastSunday)

PARIS, Oct 6 (Reuters) - United Nations peace envoy forSyria, Lakhdar Brahimi, repeated on Sunday that it is notcertain that peace talks will take place in mid-November inGeneva as planned.

Asked if the conference was a certainty, he said in aninterview with TV5 television and RFI radio: "No, this is not acertainty. I am trying to invite...I am encouraging everybody tocome to Geneva in the second half of November."

Brahimi said last Sunday the meeting was "not 100 percentcertain". (Reporting by Ingrid Melander; Editing by Louise Ireland)

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