Former Syrian PM Riad Hijab
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Syria crisis: Ex-PM Riad Hijab says regime is collapsing

Former Syrian PM Riad Hijab, who defected to Jordan last week, has said the Syrian regime is collapsing "morally, financially and militarily".

Speaking in the Jordanian capital, Amman, he said the regime did not control more than 30% of the territory.

He called on the opposition abroad to unite and on the Syrian army to stand alongside its people.

  • 14 Aug 2012
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