Nancy Pelosi, the speaker of the US House of Representatives, has told Bashar al-Assad, the Syrian president, that
Pelosi passed on the message from Ehud Olmert, the Israeli prime minister, during talks with the Syrian leader in
"[Our] meeting with the president enabled us to communicate a message from Prime Minister [Ehud] Olmert that
She added that al-Assad assured her that was ready to restart peace talks with
"He was ready to engage in negotiations [for] peace with
Pelosi spoke to journalists at the end of a two-day visit to
George Bush, the
"A lot of people have gone to see President Assad ... and yet we haven't seen action. He hasn't responded," Bush said.
Pelosi said she and other members of her congressional delegation told al-Assad their concerns about fighters crossing from
The house speaker also said she spoken to the presdent about Israeli soldiers captured by the Lebanese group Hezbollah and Palestinian groups.
Democrats have argued that the
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