Ghassan Hitto speaks to the press after being elected as the prime minister of the interim government of Syria's opposition, in Istanbul, Turkey, on Tuesday.
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March 18, 2013 Ghassan Hitto is a naturalized U.S. citizen who until recently lived in Texas. He's expected to pick a Cabinet in the next two to four weeks.
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