Astana , Kazakhstan (Reuters): The Syrian armed opposition said on Wednesday it had suspended its participation in the talks on settling the Syrian crisis being held in the Kazakh capital Astana , demanding an end to government bombardment of the areas under its control.

Political opposition SNC spokesman Ahmad Ramadan said, "The delegation has suspended its participation after presenting a memorandum for a total commitment to stopping (government) bombardments."

Worsening condition in Syria have become the priority concern for the United nations and other states to maintain the peace in the region.