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Friday, February 24, 2012

Syria: Arab Countries Want Stronger Action



Arab countries have criticised international efforts to resolve the conflict in Syria, with Qatar and Saudi Arabia leading calls for an Arab force to impose peace.


At an international conference of the 'Friends of Syria' group of nations, Western and Arab powers have been trying to find a way to end the bloodshed in Syria.

While the language used is getting stronger, there is also evidence of a lot of disagreement over what should be done.

Western powers, including Britain and the US, favour a diplomatic approach to put more pressure on the regime, including more economic sanctions. Read More