Rus News Journal

Tunis intends to recognise oppositional national board of Syria

Within the next few days Tunis intends to recognise oppositional Syrian national board (SNS). It was declared by the chairman of the Tunisian movement “ An - Nahda “ (“ the Renaissance “) Rashid al - Gannushi.

“ Tunis intends to recognise oppositional Syrian national board during opening of the international conference “ Friends of Syria “ the day after tomorrow, on Thursday “ - he has told in interview to the Algerian newspaper “ Al - Habar “.  

Tunis has initiated carrying out of the first international conference of group “ Friends of Syria “ on settlement of the Syrian crisis. However the Syrian oppositionists whereas representatives of the authorities and their supporters in Tunis have not invited will participate in a forum only. Earlier Russia has declared that does not see for itself possibility to take part in this meeting.

Syria already almost year lives in conditions of incessant antigovernmental protests. Messages on  destruction daily arrive. According to the United Nations, total number of victims in the country has exceeded 5,4 thousand persons, informs RIA Novosti news agency.