Berri Telephones Assad: Syria’s Positions Represent Those of Entire Arab World


Speaker Nabih Berri assured on Wednesday that the government formation is underway and “it will be formed sooner or later, but the timing has not been set yet.”

Addressing developments in Syria during his weekly parliamentary meeting, he said: “The situation in Syria was already stable and it will always stand as the fort of Arabism.”

“It not only expresses the positions of the Syrian people, but those of the entire Arab world,” he stressed.

“Yesterday’s scenes from the Arab world confirm that Syrian President Bashar Assad’s drive towards development and modernization will continue,” Berri continued.

The speaker held a telephone call Assad during which they discussed the latest developments.