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Friday, February 24, 2012

Hague: UK To Recognise Syrian Opposition...Does this mean the 20 Million Syrian People back them as well?

Foreign Secretary William Hague has said Britain will recognise the Syrian opposition as a "legitimate representative" of the people, as he arrived at a Friends of Syria meeting in Tunisia.

"We will intensify our links with the opposition," Mr Hague said. "I will meet leaders of the Syrian National Council in a few minutes' time, before the main meeting takes place.

"We, in common with other nations, will now treat them and recognise them as a
legitimate representative of the Syrian people."

Western and Arab leaders will call for an immediate ceasefire in Syria and pledge the delivery of humanitarian aid within 48 hours of a truce at the international summit on the deepening crisis. Read More