ANKARA - UN-Arab League envoy
Kofi Annan said he was expecting to hear on Tuesday from the
Syrian government on "concrete proposals" which he made to end
nearly a year of violence during his weekend talks with Syrian
President Bashar Assad.
Annan has not disclosed what those proposals entailed.
's ambassador to Moscow
said on Monday, however, that
the discussion between Assad and Annan had echoed 'five
principles' for a Syrian settlement agreed by Russian Foreign
Minister Sergei Lavrov
and Arab League
foreign ministers in
Speaking after meeting Annan, Syrian National Council
leader Burhan Ghalioun said the aim was for a political and
diplomatic solution, otherwise foreign governments would deliver
on promises to supply weapons to rebel forces.