US: Biden to meet Syrian opposition leader in Europe

US Vice President Joe Biden is set to meet with Syrian opposition leader Mouaz Alkhatib during a European trip in coming days and will discuss US concerns about the Syrian conflict with Russia as well, White House officials said on Thursday.


Biden is due to meet Alkhatib on Saturday in Munich on the margins of a security conference, where the U.S. vice president is also due to deliver a speech, the officials said. (AP)