Jennifer Fenton, the spokeswoman for UN Special Representative for Syria Gerd Pedersen, said the Syrian Constitutional Committee’s third round of meetings will need the Bashar al-Assad regime and its opponents to agree on the agenda.

“For the Committee to carry out its work under the Rules of Procedure, agreed by the Government and the SNC (Syrian Negotiations Commission), the co-chairs have to agree and put forward their agenda.”

“If that agenda can be agreed, then the committee can convene if that is convenient to both sides. The UN special envoy continues his consultations to facilitate the process,” she told

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