BEIRUT, Aug 6 (Reuters) - Syrian former Prime Minister Riyad
Hijab, who defected on Monday will leave Jordan and head to
Qatar, al-Arabiya news channel said, quoting his spokesman.
An official source in the Jordanian capital Amman confirmed
that Hijab had gone over to the opposition seeking to topple
President Bashar al-Assad after fleeing across the border with
(Reporting by Mariam Karouny; Editing by Jon Hemming)