The U.N.-Arab League envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi, left, prepares to shake hands with Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi prior to their meeting at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in

 

              The U.N.-Arab League envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi, left, prepares to shake hands with Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi prior to their meeting at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in
The U.N.-Arab League envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi, left, prepares to shake hands with Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi prior to their meeting at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Beijing, China Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012. Brahimi met Yang to solicit support from Beijing in international efforts to ending Syria's civil war. (AP Photo/Takuro Yabe, Pool)