Pro-Assad militia kills Syrian reconciliation team in Homs

Members of Free Syrian Army walk along damaged street filled with debris in HomsBy Erika Solomon BEIRUT (Reuters) – Gunmen loyal to President Bashar al-Assad shot dead at least six mediators sent to try to reconcile warring sectarian groups in the province of Homs, where people on opposing sides in Syria's war had until now been able to coexist, residents said on Tuesday. The negotiators were from the National Reconciliation Committee, which the government set up to foster talks in a two-year conflict that has taken more than 100,000 lives. …

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