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The Russian newspaper Izvestia quoted diplomatic sources as saying that the Saudi authorities consider that the Syrian President Bashar Assad can play an important role in the political future of his country.

Sputnik news agency published the report and pointed out that Saudi political analysts see that President Assad can be a part of the ‘transitional government, noting that the regional states are no longer raising the issue of President Assad’s departure in the closed sessions and describing the Saudi stance as an unexpected change.

A diplomatic source maintained that the Saudi do realize that the balance of power imposes the reality of President Assad, adding that the KSA officials are obliged to accept this fact despite their intention to overthrow Syria leader whenever possible.

It is worth noting that neither the Saudi foreign ministry nor KSA’s embassy in Moscow agreed to confirm or deny the reports at Izvestia’s request.

Source: Al-Manar

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Can president Assad tell him to go F**CK himself……

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That,s why King Asad of Syria was being pushed out,study the trends from history,Once there is something good that can come about from a person to humanity then you are recreated to be seen as evil,we must think deep.