BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

Head of Syrian opposition's HNC resigns - statement

Now Reading:

Head of Syrian opposition's HNC resigns - statement

Text size Aa Aa

BEIRUT (Reuters) – The head of the Syrian opposition’s High Negotiations Committee, Riad Hijab, resigned on Monday after a nearly two-year term. A statement from Hijab did not say why he was quitting the Saudi-backed HNC, the main anti-government umbrella bloc, which includes political and armed groups and has represented the opposition in peace talks.

(Reporting by Tom Perry; editing by John Stonestreet)
euronews provides breaking news articles from reuters as a service to its readers, but does not edit the articles it publishes. Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time.