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  Adar 14, 5772 , 08/03/12

Chinese Rep Meets Syrian Gov't, Opposition

China announced, Thursday, that its envoy to Syria met with Foreign Minister Walid Al-Muallem and with opposition sources and made it clear to them that it was Beijing's position that the crisis could be solved peacefully through dialog.

The Chinese Foreign Ministry called on Syria, this week, to declare an immediate cease-fire and prepare contact between the sides, stressing that it was against outside military intervention.

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