Syria says received US request for ambassador

Moualem confirmed media reports that Washington intends to name U.S. diplomat Robert Ford for the post.

Syria says received US request for ambassador

Syria has received a request from the United States to accredit a U.S. ambassador to Damascus, Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem said on Wednesday.

"The United States has nominated an ambassador. This is an American sovereign issue and it is Syria's right to study the nomination," Moualem told reporters in Damascus.

Moualem confirmed media reports that Washington intends to name U.S. diplomat Robert Ford for the post.


Reuters

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