There are some important risk factors, though, that can take on only discrete forms, including regulatory actions and the threat of a terrorist attack; in the first case, the regulatory authority may dispense one of two or more decisions which are specified up front and in the latter, you are subjected to a terrorist attack or you are not.With discrete data, the entire distribution can either be developed from scratch or the data can be fitted to a pre-specified discrete distribution.
That's the standard process under consideration." Though Assad's commitments will offer some encouragement to Washington as talks on the Russian plan continue, the Syrian leader's characteristic defiance in the rest of his interview with Rossiya 24 will give cause to doubt his sincerity.
Syria's deputy prime minister also suggested yesterday that the Russian proposal would only succeed if the United States and its allies pledged not to attack Syria in the future.
"We want a pledge that neither it [the US] nor anyone else will launch an aggression against Syria," said Qadri Jamil.
He warned that his promise "doesn't mean it is a one-sided process".
"It counts most of all on the US renouncing threats of force and adhering to the Russian plan," Assad said.
The Syrian president's comments on Russian state television amounted to his first admission that his country even possessed such weapons, which the West says his regime used in a massacre of 1,400 civilians last month.