Syria’s war: UN envoy Staffan de Mistura’s term ends

The fifth round of talks on ending the Syrian conflict concludes in Geneva, without any significant progress. It's also the last day of UN envoy Staffan de Mistura's current mandate. However, it's still unclear whether he'll stay on in the job.

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    The fifth round of talks on ending the Syrian conflict concludes in Geneva, without any significant progress.

    It's also the last day of UN envoy Staffan de Mistura's current mandate.

    However, it's still unclear whether he'll stay on the job.

    Al Jazeera’s Andrew Simmons reports from Geneva.


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