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Analysis: Assad’s new initiative to end Syria crisis, News Analysis has conducted an interview with Haitham Alsibahie with the Syrian Social Club in London, freelance journalist and analyst, Ala’a Ebrahim in Damascus and senior fellow and director of the Center for Political-Military Analysis at Hudson Institute, Richard Weitz.
An analyst says President Bashar al-Assad’s latest peace initiative is ‘exactly what Syrian people long for’ albeit being against the wishes of the US, KSA and Qatar who are inflaming the crisis in the Arab country
The Syrian president said that the government will call for ”a comprehensive national dialogue” in the near future, albeit stating that the government ”will not have dialogue with a puppet made by the West.” ”Syria wants peace and reconciliation,” he said, adding that ”Armed groups must halt terrorist acts.”
Syrian army fighting insurgents around Yarmuk camp