UAE backs Syrian people, says minister

Last Updated: Wed, Nov 21, 2012 21:40 hrs

Dubai, Nov 22 (IANS/WAM) The UAE is committed to support the people of Syria during their current crisis, a minister has said.

Anwar Mohammed Gargash, minister of state for foreign affairs, said the UAE has been taking part in the Syrian Friends meetings, which resulted in setting up of the Task Group entrusted with reconstruction and rebuilding of Syria's future economy.

"We are all aware that the future Syria should be built on solid economic ground within framework of transparency, power of law and the latest economic practices. After decades of suffering of the Syrian people, a new generation open to the world should be rehabilitated to motivate creativity and innovation seen among Syrians abroad," Gargash said.



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