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Switzerland: “We’re not going to get someone to push the Saudi agenda in Syria” - Syrian Information Minister01:15

Switzerland: “We’re not going to get someone to push the Saudi agenda in Syria” - Syrian Information Minister

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January 24, 2014 at 12:59 GMT +00:00 · Published

Switzerland: "We're not going to get someone to push the Saudi agenda in Syria" - Syrian Information Minister

Syrian Information Minister Omran al-Zohbi has spoken about the role of Qatar, Saudi Arabia ,Turkey and Israel while being interviewed at the Geneva II conference on Friday in Geneva.

Zohbi said "The Syrian government is for the Syrians, if we wanted to bring a Saudi we would bring him from Saudi Arabia. We're not going to get someone to push the Saudi agenda in Syria. And the same for the Qataris, the Turks and the Israelis."

Hopes of both the Syrian opposition and Syrian government meeting face-to-face in Montreux are becoming less likely as mediator Lakhdar Brahimi continues to hold separate talks with each side.

Switzerland: “We’re not going to get someone to push the Saudi agenda in Syria” - Syrian Information Minister01:15
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Switzerland: "We're not going to get someone to push the Saudi agenda in Syria" - Syrian Information Minister

Syrian Information Minister Omran al-Zohbi has spoken about the role of Qatar, Saudi Arabia ,Turkey and Israel while being interviewed at the Geneva II conference on Friday in Geneva.

Zohbi said "The Syrian government is for the Syrians, if we wanted to bring a Saudi we would bring him from Saudi Arabia. We're not going to get someone to push the Saudi agenda in Syria. And the same for the Qataris, the Turks and the Israelis."

Hopes of both the Syrian opposition and Syrian government meeting face-to-face in Montreux are becoming less likely as mediator Lakhdar Brahimi continues to hold separate talks with each side.

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