The United States and Russia have promised to try to break the stalemate in Syria peace talks in Geneva.

This has been stated by the UN-Arab League mediator Lakhdar Brahimi while talking to newsmen after meeting with senior US and Russian officials.

Meanwhile‚ a UN-brokered ceasefire in the besieged city of Homs has been extended for a further three days to allow the evacuation of the remaining civilians.

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