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  • Elaraby told The Associated Press that the April 29 deadline would be extended “for months” and rejected the idea that the talks have failed to make progress.

  • Arab League chief Nabil Elaraby said Wednesday he "deeply regretted" Brahimi's resignation, which he said reflected the failure of the international community - represented by the U.N. Security Council - to assume responsibility to stop the fighting in Syria.

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