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Syria turns on Turkey

From our partner Syria Report – thew subtext is evident… turkey turkey turkey./..

“The Syrian Government plans to finance its expenses by increasing its deficit and to review free trade agreements signed with partner countries, according to the Syrian President, who gave the first hints of what Syria’s future economic policy will be during a meeting with business representatives.

In a talk with a business delegation from Damascus on Tuesday 3 May, Mr Al-Assad reportedly said that “during the coming period we will protect the local industry and review trade agreements that have helped dumping practices” from other countries. The Syrian President’s words were published by Al-Watan, a local daily.”

— i.e. turkey


Written by nickbiddlenoe

May 10, 2011 at 1:27 pm

Posted in Uncategorized

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