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Bashar al-Assad dismisses war crimes allegations, says will take control of Syria 'without any hesitation'

Feb 12, 2016    

Damascus: Syria's President Bashar al-Assad has vowed to retake the entire country but warned it could take a "long time," in an exclusive interview with AFP that comes as international pressure grows for a ceasefire.Speaking at his office in Damascus on Thursday, Assad said he supported peace talks, but that negotiations do "not mean that we stop fighting terrorism".He said a major Russian-backed government offensive under way in the northern province of Aleppo was aimed mainly at severing the opposition's supply route from Turkey.Assad said he saw a risk that ...

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