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Syria - Jan 1, 2012 - 18:31

Last modified: 1 Jan 2012 15:31

The Syrian National Council (SNC), the leading opposition group in exile, on Sunday quashed reports that it signed a deal with the National Co-ordination Committee (NCC), a group whose majority is inside Syria and which had disagreed with the SNC's earlier calls for foreign intervention.

Waleed Al Buni, the director of foreign relations office at SNC, told Al Jazeera on Sunday "there is no agreement … it is just an idea or a suggestion that has yet to be submitted to the SNC leadership bodies for approval".

"This is not the first time that NCC leaks info to media during bilateral negotiations and talks," he said.

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