"The conflict has entered a new phase after last week," he told media outside. "After the fighting in Damascus, we had the bomb attack, we had the meltdown opf Security Council."
"What I would stress here is that we need to focus on two aspects. Firstly, the humanitarian, we have a large number of refugees inside the country, we have an increasing number of refugees outside the country. Secondly, the regime will fall. But it will leave Syria in a very difficult situation, so we need to increase the focus on what we can do the day after."
"We don't know when that day will come, but we know the day will come, and we must be there prepared to help."
Little help from foreign ministry for Syria Swedes
As the situation in Syria grows more and more uncertain, there are reports one million refugees have fled the country, and more are trying to flee. Among them are perhaps two hundred Swedes. But the Swedish authorities can’t do much to help them.