French Foreign Minister Alain Juppe
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Syria: 'Bashar has lost his legitimacy to rule'

The French Foreign Minister Alain Juppe has said that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has lost his legitimacy to rule.

Speaking in Washington, he said France is ready to ask the UN Security Council to vote on a draft resolution condemning Syria, despite the threat that Russia will veto the measure.

  • 07 Jun 2011
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