SYRIAN VICE PRESIDENT ABDEL-HALIM KHADDAM TALKS TO REPORTERS AFTER
MEETING IRAQI TRIBAL LEADERS.
Syrian Vice President Abdel-Halim Khaddam talks to reporters after a
meeting with a group of Iraqi tribal leaders in Damascus Nov 15, 2003.
Khaddam denied foreign militants the U.S. blames for a wave of violence
inside Iraq were slipping accross its desert border. REUTERS/Khaled