Syria's Ambassador Meets Hariri: Doors to Damascus Open for Hariri

Syria's ambassador to Lebanon Ali Abdel Karim Ali on Wednesday said the doors to Damascus are open for Prime Minister Saad Hariri.

His comments came following a meeting with Hariri at the Grand serial.

"Contacts are ongoing," he said in response to a question.

"We are not pessimistic. Those keen on Lebanon are doing everything in their power to prevent unrest," Ali told reporters.

He described as "important" his meeting with Hariri, adding that they discussed Lebanese-Syrian ties.