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Lebanon: Syria's “in the eye of the storm”

Categories: Middle East & North Africa, Lebanon, Development, International Relations, Politics, War & Conflict

A strange conversation took place last April between Syrian president Bashar El Assad and UN secretary general Ban Ki Moon, writes Sophia [1]. The meeeting ends with Bashar El Assad telling Ban Ki Moon: “We are in the eye of the storm. You will need to stay in contact with us.”