Syrian Unrest

UN Ceasefire Efforts in Syria Soon to Expire

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Thursday marked the deadline for Syria to ceasefire its violence against it’s citizens.  Kofi Annan is pleading for the UN Security Council to help prevent “Syria plunging into the abyss.”  The Syrian foreign minister, Walid al-Mualem is requesting guarantees from Annan that the Syrian rebels would also honor the ceasefire truce.  Muallem said, “We will not ask the terrorist groups, which are killing, kidnapping and destroying infrastructure, for guarantees.  We want Annan to give us these guarantees.”

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