Article Photos: In bold move, France welcomes Syria ambassador 6/8

  Munzer Makhous, newly named ambassador in France of Syrian opposition, is seen during a press conference, at the Elysee Palace, in Paris, Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012. French President Francois Hollande and the new Syrian opposition leader have announced plans to install a new ambassador to represent Syria in France. The announcement came after talks Saturday at the presidential palace in Paris between Hollande and Moaz al-Khatib, head of the newly formed Syrian opposition coalition. France is the only Western country to have formally recognized the group as the representative of the Syrian people. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)