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  Tevet 11, 5773 , 24/12/12

Envoy to Bring Russian-American Proposal to Assad

Lakhdar Brahimi, the United Nations and Arab League envoy charged with trying to end Syria's civil war, is expected to bring a Russian-American proposal for ending the conflict to President Bashar Al-Assad, Monday.

Under the proposal, Al-Assad would stay in power until the end of his term in 2014 but would not be allowed to continue beyond that.

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