Seeking Syria peace, ‚Islamic Quartet‘ meets in Egypt for first time since launch

18.09.2012                      02.Tischrei. 5773                      Rosch Haschanah 2

Islam Quartett:

Seeking Syria peace, 'Islamic Quartet' meets in Egypt for first time since launch

Newly-formed quartet brings together three supporters of the Syrian rebellion – Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Egypt – with the Syrian regime's top regional ally, Iran.

Mideast heavyweights had a first high-level meeting in Cairo on Monday as part of newly-formed quartet tasked to end Syria's civil war, cautioning that a solution would not come easy but that common ground exists between Damascus' staunchest regional ally and its opponents….