Middle East
4:58 am
Wed December 12, 2012

Obama Adds Legitimacy To Syrian Rebel Group

Originally published on Wed December 12, 2012 5:55 am

President Obama said the U.S. will recognize a newly formed Syrian opposition group as the country's legitimate representative. That will allow the group to channel international aid money into Syria as well as draw-up plans for a transitional government if the regime of Syrian President Assad falls.