International Meeting Of The Friends Of Syria Core Group In Paris
(L-R) German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy, US Secretary of State John Kerry, Italian Foreign Minister Emma Bonino, Qatari Foreign Minister Khaled bin Mohammed al-Attiyah and British Foreign Minister William Hague pose for a group photo prior to a joint press conference at the foreign ministry on January 12, 2014, in Paris, France. The head of Syria's main Western-backed opposition group says its international supporters agree that Bashar Assad has no future as the country's leader. The statement on Sunday from Ahmed al-Jarba comes as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and top envoys from 10 other countries raised the pressure for peace talks that would bring his Syrian National Coalition face-to-face with the government the rebels are trying to overthrow.
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