U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says the insistence that Syrian peace talks not deal with the issue of removing the current regime from power is an attempt by the government to disrupt the talks.
"...witness the comments made just yesterday by the foreign minister of Syria, clearly trying to disrupt the process, clearly trying to send a message of deterrence to others."
Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem has warned negotiators that any talk about the fate of President Bashar al-Assad's government is off the table.
French aviation investigators say the co-pilot of the Germanwings jetliner who crashed the plane in the French Alps last year had been referred to a psychiatric clinic just two weeks before the crash. All 150 people on board the plane were killed.