Iran says Islamic State-linked groups at Riyadh talks: Fars agency

December 10, 2015 3:16 PM

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ANKARA Iran said on Thursday that some groups linked to the Islamic State militant group were involved in the talks in Riyadh to discuss forming a delegation for negotiations on the future of Syria, the semi-official Fars news agency reported.

Syrian opposition and rebel groups met in Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh on Thursday to discuss forming a unified position against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

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