Elaph reports that on May 13, various Syrian opposition activists, as well as Syrian intellectuals and economists, will hold the second National Syrian Gathering in Budapest (Arabic. 4/22/06).
The meeting will discuss matters relating to the current reality of the opposition and the range of its movement, as well as the image of the Syrian opposition in international circles.
Bahia Mardini also reports that another meeting called for by opposition groups in the US and Canada will be held in Montreal on April 29 (Arabic. Elaph, 4/24/06). Invitations have been sent out to opposition members inside Syria.
The meeting, according to its organizers, "is in preparation for the general conference in June."