posted on Mar, 12 2005 @ 08:48 PM
After drawing back troops last week, Syrian President restates his readiness to withdraw troops even more from Lebanon. With troops he also says he
is willing to withdraw intelligence agents at the same time. He is going to propose a timetable to the UN soon. After over 20 years of occupation
Lebanon will have a chance to run itself if everything happens as planned.
DAMASCUS, Syria Mar 12, 2005 — President Bashar Assad on Saturday restated his readiness for a complete withdrawal of Syrian troops and
intelligence agents from neighboring Lebanon, a key U.N. envoy said, adding that he would give the United Nations more details about a timetable for
the pullout within days.
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Alright, peaceful changes in the Middle East. Not war, not invasion by America, but two Middle East countries peacefully finding a resolution to the
problem. Hopefully this will be an example to the rest of the Middle East. Syria is living up to it's promises, this is a great moment in the
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[edit on 12-3-2005 by James the Lesser]