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Assad adviser speaks to Al Jazeera

Bouthaina Shaaban talks to Al Jazeera at the Syria peace talks about the major sticking point: Assad's future.

Last updated: 27 Jan 2014 13:42
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The key issue of a transitional government in Syria is now on the table at the Geneva 2 peace talks, which have so far focused on humanitarian issues. But there is deadlock about the future of President Bashar al-Assad.

Al Jazeera's James Bays spoke to his adviser, Bouthaina Shaaban.

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