Syrian leader to visit Spain
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is to make a two-day visit to Spain on Sunday and Monday, following his current tour of Latin America, the Spanish foreign ministry said.
Assad will have talks with King Juan Carlos and Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, the ministry said Wednesday.
Assad's tour of Latin America started in Venezuela where he met President Hugo Chavez, followed by Cuba, with Brazil and Argentina also on the itinerary.
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