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  Adar 5, 5773 , 15/02/13

Syrian Premier who Defected: Iran in Control

Riyad Hijab, the former prime minister of Syria who defected, said, Thursday, that Iran is currently in control in his country.

Interviewed by Al Arabiya, Hijab said a transitional government was a "national need", adding that when there is complete agreement among all the opposition factions, such a government will be created as soon as possible. He said even the Nazis did not do what the regime is doing to the people.

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