Monday, 25 October 2010
Al-Akhbar: Jumblatt Told Assad His Position Determined, He Fears STL
Jumblatt on Sunday visited Damascus and met al-Assad. The two men "dealt with the latest developments in the Lebanese arena and the importance of unifying efforts of all the Lebanese parties to maintain calmness and consolidate the national unity for enhancing the Lebanese points of strength in confronting any future challenges faced by the country," Syrian official news agency SANA reported.
Following the visit on Sunday, Jumblatt told al-Manar television: "We have been in a similar period with Syria [before] and we triumphed. Victory will be achieved with Syria just like before."
“[My] meeting with [Syrian President Bashar al-Assad] was excellent and coordination with Syria is more than important at this point, during which Arab, regional and Lebanese security is threatened,” he added to al-Manar.
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