Assad: Western-imposed buffer zone in Syria ‚unrealistic‘

29.08.2012                      11.Elul. 5772

Syrien-Aufstand:

Assad: Western-imposed buffer zone in Syria 'unrealistic'

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Syrian President Bashar Assad said on Tuesday that talk of a Western-imposed buffer zone on Syrian territory was unrealistic and that the situation in his country, where rebels have been fighting to overthrow him, was "better"….