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Iran absence casts shadow on Syrian peace talks

  • Aired: 01/21/2014
  • 03:57
  • Rating: NR
As negotiators began to arrive in Geneva for Syrian peace talks, expectations from both sides seemed irresolvable and Iran's absence was a point of tension. Meanwhile, a new report revealed photographic evidence of the torture and killing and of some 11,000 detainees by the Assad regime. Margaret Warner reports.
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