Faruq al-Sharaa http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/30019/all en Syria opposition heads wants to talks to Assad's deputy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130204/syria-opposition-heads-wants-talks-assads-deputy <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Syrian opposition leader Ahmed Moaz al-Khatib on Monday called on President Bashar al-Assad to delegate his deputy Faruq al-Sharaa for a mooted dialogue between the warring parties.</p> <p>"Since the start of the crisis, Mr Sharaa has seen that things are not going in the right direction," Khatib, who heads the main opposition National Coalition, told Al-Arabiya satellite television.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130204/syria-opposition-heads-wants-talks-assads-deputy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Assad family Bashar al-Assad Faruq al-Sharaa Middle East Social Issues AFP Mon, 04 Feb 2013 18:16:24 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5745648 at http://www.globalpost.com