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Hariri: The Political Process Is a Subject of Ridicule and Mockery

The head of the High Negotiations Committee has said that while the regime and Russia continue their assault in northern Syria, political progress cannot be made reports Ana Press.
Hariri: The Political Process Is a Subject of Ridicule and Mockery

The head of the High Negotiations Committee Nasr al-Hariri has described the political process in Syria as a subject of “ridicule and mockery among Syrians,” against the backdrop of the bombardment the towns and cities northern Syria are currently witnessing.

During an interview with the Al-Arabiya Al-Hadath channel, he announced that there was currently no political process in Syria. He said that the United Nations should recognize and declare this fact, especially in light of the ongoing killings targeting the Syrian people.

The Syrian opposition leader denied that it was possible to begin a political process in light of the current conditions and said that the political process, “has been destroyed completely or  halted for the foreseeable future.” Hariri said that the Syrian regime did not want a political process.

He also denied that Russia was backing any political solution, saying that, “it is primarily supporting the regime and the crimes it is carrying out against the Syrian people,” as he put it.

 

This article was translated and edited by The Syrian Observer. Responsibility for the information and views set out in this article lies entirely with the author.

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