Iran's Invitation To Syria Peace Talks Causes Diplomatic Stir

Jan 20, 2014
Originally published on January 20, 2014 8:04 am

Syrian opposition groups threatened to skip the talks on ending Syria's civil war after the United Nations invited Iran to attend. The U.S. is also trying to figure out if Iran would agree to terms calling for an end to the Assad regime. Renee Montagne talks to Rami Khouri, director of the Fares Institute at the American University of Beirut.