Assad admits ’some mistakes,‘ Europe warns of UN steps

11.08.2011                      11.Aw-Elul, 5771

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Assad admits 'some mistakes,' Europe warns of UN steps

Syrian president admits to UN delegation 'mistakes' were made dealing with protesters; US repeats Syria would be better without Assad.

Syrian President Bashar Assad said Wednesday that "some mistakes" were made by security forces when dealing with protesters.
Assad, along with Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem, met with deputy foreign ministers from India, Brazil and South Africa in Damascus who called for an "end to violence", according to a statement released by India's UN mission….