Syria will adhere to United Nations accords on its chemical weapons, President Bashar al-Assad said on Sunday in an interview with an Italian television channel.Video Title: President Bashar Al-Assad's Interview With Italian RaiNews 24 Channel. Source: Syria News. Date Published: September 29, 2013. Description:
“We joined the international agreement against the acquisition and use of chemical weapons even before this resolution was passed,” Assad told RaiNews24 when asked if his country would fulfill the U.N. resolution passed on Friday.
Assad told the channel that he was not coerced into agreeing, rather it was his own wish.
“The central part of it is based on what we ourselves wanted. So it is not about a resolution, in reality it is our own intention,” he said, as quoted by Reuters.
President Bashar Al-Assad has granted an exclusive interview to the italian RaiNews24 channel on 29-9-2013, you can read the full script of the interview on this link.