Syria rejects political solution to civil war

(AGI) New York, Sept 29 - Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Moallemhas closed the door to negotiations to put an end to three anda half years of civil war in Syria. Addressing the UN GeneralAssembly on Monday, he said that Damascus is not ready for apolitical solution while terrorist organisations are stillactive in Syria. The minister rejected any form of dialoguewith the more moderate opposition, supported by the West. "Weare open to a political solution in Syria, with a realopposition that seeks the prosperity, stability and security ofSyria, an opposition that does

(AGI) New York, Sept 29 - Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Moallemhas closed the door to negotiations to put an end to three anda half years of civil war in Syria. Addressing the UN GeneralAssembly on Monday, he said that Damascus is not ready for apolitical solution while terrorist organisations are stillactive in Syria. The minister rejected any form of dialoguewith the more moderate opposition, supported by the West. "Weare open to a political solution in Syria, with a realopposition that seeks the prosperity, stability and security ofSyria, an opposition that does not depend on the outside anddoes not speak on behalf of the outside," he said. .