UK parliament wins veto over any decision to arm Syrian rebels




 
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UK parliament wins veto over any decision to arm Syrian rebels
 
July 11th, 2013  
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UK parliament wins veto over any decision to arm Syrian rebels
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's parliament backed a motion on Thursday requiring Prime Minister David Cameron to give it a veto over any future move to arm Syrian rebels, in a symbolic vote the government said it would heed. Britain says it has not yet taken any decision to arm rebels fighting to topple President Bashar al-Assad, but its role in helping to lift a European Union arms embargo on Syria in May fuelled speculation it was planning to do just that. ...




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