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Opposition urges Arab states not to mend ties with Syria

The leader of Syria’s opposition on Sunday urged Arab states not to rebuild relations with President Bashar al-Assad’s government, voicing frustration amid apparent efforts to bring Damascus back into the regional fold. After years of poor relations, the United Arab Emirates last month reopened its embassy in the Syrian capital, and fellow Gulf state Bahrain […]