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UN says almost 50 killed in attacks on hospitals, schools in Syria

Almost 50 people, including many children, were killed Monday in missile attacks on hospitals and schools in Syria, the United Nations said.

UN: No invitations sent yet for Syria peace talks next week

The United Nations has yet to issue invitations for the Syria peace talks scheduled for next week because key countries have not agreed on who should represent the opposition, a UN spokesman said Monday.