Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Monday accused Israel of working against peace between the two countries.
"There are ideas being put forward by some countries. They are preliminary and we do not know if they will push the process forward for not ... the atmosphere is not positive," Assad told reporters after meeting Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan in the Syrian capital.
"The Arab side really wants the peace process and the Israeli side is working in the opposite direction," he added.
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