'Syria will implode if Assad goes'
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‘Syria will implode if Assad goes', says Peter Ford

Former UK ambassador to Syria, Peter Ford, says Syria would "implode" and that there "would be a bloodbath" if President Assad were to go.

Speaking to BBC Newsnight's Emily Maitlis, Mr Ford said there was no moderate opposition waiting to take over.

  • 11 Apr 2017
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