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Assad Says He Wants Elections to Decide Syria's Future

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said his future should be decided by voters and denied that his nation is embroiled in a civil war.

“For the president to stay or leave is a popular issue,” Assad said in an interview with Russian state broadcaster RT in Damascus. The only way to determine who runs the country is “through the ballot box.”

Source: Bloomberg. Read full article. (link)

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