"Friends of Syria" to demand ceasefire




 
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"Friends of Syria" to demand ceasefire
 
February 24th, 2012  
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"Friends of Syria" to demand ceasefire
TUNIS (Reuters) - Western and Arab nations meeting on Friday will demand that Syria implement an immediate ceasefire to allow aid in for desperate civilians in the absence of an international consensus on intervention to end a crackdown on an 11-month-old revolt. Foreign ministers from more than 50 countries will attend the first meeting of the "Friends of Syria" group in Tunis, amid a surge in government attacks on the city of Homs and mounting world outrage over violence that has claimed thousands of lives during the uprising against President Bashar al-Assad's rule. U.S. ...




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