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In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Syrian Information Minister Omran al-Zoubi speaks during a press conference in Damascus, Syria, Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012. Al-Zoubi said, the Syrian governmentâs line that it is fighting terrorist groups backed by foreign powers who seek to destroy Syria, he equated the rebels with al-Qaida and denied that they had taken over any territory and said the government was willing to engage in dialogue but said the other side wasnât. (AP Photo/SANA)