The UN system is outdated, several of the organization’s rules do not reflect
the needs of present times, Syrian National Council chief Abdel Basset Sayda
said on Thursday following talks in Rome with Italian Foreign Minister Giulio
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Why this would be a priority for the Syrian opposition is hard to understand. Unless the FSA needs to control its own crossings in and out of Syria and the illegal smuggling of arms to the terrorist gangs. This, in turn, confirms that Syria is under foreign attack and under attack by unlawful combatants. Hence, there is no civil war in Syria.