Kofi Annan

Kofi Annan1 post
10 Mar, 2012

Assad meets Annan

Makes Statement

U.N. envoy Annan meets with Assad in Damascus during a mission trying to bring a halt to fighting and arrange talks between the two sides to end the country’s conflict. Assad tells Annan that any political dialogue is doomed to fail

as long as there are armed terrorist groups that work to spread anarchy and destabilize the country,

The regime blames terrorists acting out a foreign conspiracy for the uprising, not protesters seeking change. The opposition rejects dialogue, saying it is impossible to talk to Assad’s regime.

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