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#National Coalition

# national-coalition - Sunday 24 March, 2013

Syrian opposition in disarray as leader attempts to resign

But matters were confused by the Syrian National Coalition’s refusal to accept Ahmed Moaz al-Khatib’s resignation earlier today.

# national-coalition - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Arab League readies to hand Syria seat to opposition

The League called for the opposition National Coalition “to form an executive body to take up Syria’s seat” and attend its summit later this month.

# national-coalition - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Column: The Government could learn from the mistakes of Cosgrave’s National Coalition

On the 40th anniversary of the election of the Fine Gael-Labour coalition that ended a record sixteen years of Fianna Fáil government, David McCann reflects on what lessons the current government should take from its predecessors.

# national-coalition - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

France becomes first Western country to recognise new Syria coalition

Francois Hollande said France will only recognise the opposition government as part of a series of steps to end the Bashar al-Assad regime.

# national-coalition - Monday 12 November, 2012

Newly united Syria opposition bids for recognition

Yesterday a deal was made to form a broad-based opposition structure to take the 20-month uprising forward.

# national-coalition - Monday 6 February, 2012

Finland’s conservatives win presidency for first time in 55 years

The pro-EU conservative and former finance minister Sauli Niinisto takes a clear majority in Finland’s run-off election.