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    Assad Confirms, Olmert Remains Silent, The Future Of The Gol

    Syrian President Bashar Assad on Thursday confirmed reports in the Arab media to the effect that Israel had agreed to relinquish the Golan Heights in exchange for peace with Syria, a deal that Prime Minister Ehud Olmert reportedly relayed via Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan in recent days. The reports have generated a spate of responses within the public and political arena. Olmert meanwhile remains silent on the issue. 04/24/08