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  Shvat 27, 5773 , 07/02/13

Syrian Opposition Leader Gives Assad an Ultimatum

Syrian opposition leader Moaz Al-Khatib gave the Syrian government an ultimatum on Wednesday, saying it had until Sunday to release all women detainees, otherwise he would regard his offer for dialogue as rejected by President Bashar al-Assad.

Al-Khatib said in an interview that "the initiative would be broken" if the detainees were not released.

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