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  Tevet 23, 5773 , 05/01/13

Assad to Speak on Syrian Television Sunday

According to Syrian television, President Bashar al-Assad is set to deliver a speech on Sunday, marking his first major public statement in weeks. 

Assad, who faces renewed international pressure to step down and a rebel militia that is encroaching on his territory, will speak about developments in Syria.  

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