America is finally sending an Ambassador to Syria after a four year delay.
Its previous representative was pulled out of the country days after
Rafiq Al-Hariri was killed, as the US sought to blame Damascus.
The State Department says a new ambassador will be sent to Syria – it
has implied similar things since Barack Obama became president. But
the US still has not named their new representative, meaning there is
likely to be a delay until the US-Syria relationship gets fully back