October 23, 2013

Syrian opposition sets conditions for talks

Opposition leader tells 'Friends of Syria' conference in London that President Assad has to go before they participate.

The Syrian opposition will not attend talks in Geneva seeking to resolve the ongoing civil war unless several conditions are met, including the removal of Bashar al-Assad, the president. Read more + video.

Al Jazeera

Syrian opposition calls for Assad’s exit as basis for peace talks - Al Arabiya
Britain urges all Syrian opposition to join peace talks - Al Arabiya

Syria opposition urged to join 'Geneva II' talks (video) - BBC
‘Friends of Syria’, foreign-backed opposition meet in London (video) - PressTV

Europe concern over Syria rebels, hypocritical: Mark Glenn (video) - PressTV
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