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Syrian President says Russia Never Asked Him to Leave Office

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Russia has never asked him to relinquish power as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry heads to Moscow where he is expected to push for a revised cease-fire and roadmap to peace. In an interview with NBC News, Assad said neither Russian Foreign Secretary Lavrov or President Vladimir Putin has asked him to give up power despite speculation that a backchannel between Russia and the United States would call for him to leave office.   "The...

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