U.N. unites on Syria, violence spills into Lebanon




 
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U.N. unites on Syria, violence spills into Lebanon
 
March 22nd, 2012  
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U.N. unites on Syria, violence spills into Lebanon
AMMAN (Reuters) - The U.N. Security Council, including Russia and China, threw its weight on Wednesday behind efforts by Kofi Annan to end the bloody conflict in Syria, providing a rare moment of global unity in the face of the year-long crisis. In a statement approved by all its 15 members, the council threatened Syria with unspecified "further steps" if it failed to comply with Annan's peace plan, which calls for a ceasefire and demands swift access for aid agencies. ...




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