Shelling, shaky truce challenge U.N. few in Syria




 
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Shelling, shaky truce challenge U.N. few in Syria
 
April 16th, 2012  
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Shelling, shaky truce challenge U.N. few in Syria
BEIRUT (Reuters) - A handful of soldiers in blue caps put a tentative United Nations presence at the heart of the Syrian crisis on Monday, predicting success for their mission to stabilize a shaky four-day-old ceasefire even as shells were still falling. Charged with overseeing an end to 13 months of violence, the unarmed multinational squad of six professed their optimism. ...




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