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Moaz al-Khatib Resigns: ‘A little bit of patience, our people. Isn’t the morning near?’
Moaz al-Khatib, the leader of the Syrian opposition coalition, has resigned in a statement posted to his Facebook page. The former Damascus cleric, who has led the Western-backed coalition since its creation in November, said he was resigning his post to “work with freedom.” The following transcript of the statement was provided to Syria Deeply by Hassan Hassan, a columnist for The National newspaper in Abu Dhabi.