Syrian opposition opens first embassy in Qatar

Head of the Syrian opposition delegation and Qatari State Minister for Foreign Affairs inaugurated the representative office dubbed the Embassy of the Syrian National Coalition
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A general view shows the exterior of the first embassy of the Syrian interim government to open in Qatar, during the inauguration ceremony in the capital Doha on March 27, 2013. Head of the Syrian opposition delegation, Ahmed Moaz al-Khatib and Qatari State Minister for Foreign Affairs Khaled al-Attiya inaugurated the representative office dubbed the 'Embassy of the Syrian National Coalition'. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Prime Minister of the interim government of Syria Ghassan Hitto (2R), head of the Syrian opposition delegation, Ahmed Moaz al-Khatib (L), and Syrian National Council (SNC) President George Sabra (R) stand with a Qatari official (2L) as they attend the inauguration of the first Syrian interim government embassy to open in Qatar, in the capital Doha on March 27, 2013. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Head of the Syrian opposition delegation, and Ahmed Moaz al-Khatib (L) and Prime Minister of the interim government of Syria Ghassan Hitto, attend the inauguration of the first embassy of the Syrian interim government to open in Qatar, in the capital Doha on March 27, 2013. Opposition chief Ahmed Moaz al-Khatib and Qatari State Minister for Foreign Affairs Khaled al-Attiya inaugurated the representative office dubbed the 'Embassy of the Syrian National Coalition'. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Head of the Syrian opposition delegation, Ahmed Moaz al-Khatib (C), receives flowers as he attends the inauguration of the first embassy of the Syrian interim government to open in Qatar, in the capital Doha on March 27, 2013. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Security stands guard during the inauguration of the first embassy of the Syrian interim government to open in Qatar, in the capital Doha on March 27, 2013. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Prime Minister of the interim government of Syria Ghassan Hito (2R), head of the Syrian opposition delegation, Ahmed Moaz al-Khatib (C), and the Syrian National Coalition for Opposition & Revolutionary Forces (SMDK) Ambassador to Qatar Nizar al-Hiraki (L) attend the inauguration of the first Syrian interim government embassy to open in Qatar, in the capital Doha on March 27, 2013. (AFP/Getty Images)