Syrian offers rebels Cabinet spots

Posted: January 20, 2013 at 1:49 a.m.

Syria’s foreign minister invited the country’s rebels Saturday to lay down their weapons and take part in a national dialogue, saying everyone who participates will be included in a new Cabinet with wide executive powers.

This story is only available from our archives.

Front Section, Pages 10 on 01/20/2013


« Previous Story

Democracy booster on trial

Rawda Ali, 30, doesn’t look like a criminal. She stands in the middle of the dingy cage that Egyptian defendants occupy during their trials, her head scarf is exceptionally... Read »

Next Story »

Spain ruling party to probe graft claim

Spain’s governing Popular Party announced Saturday that it will investigate the financial activities of a former treasurer who a court said had amassed an unexplained $29 m... Read »