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Studio interview: Impact of UN observer mission extension in Syria

07-21-2012 13:22 BJT Special Report:Crisis in Syria |

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The UN Security Council on Friday has unanimously adopted a resolution to extend the mandate of the UN Supervision Mission in Syria for 30 days.Full story >>

Well, to discuss this, we’re joined in the studio by Dong Manyuan, Senior research fellow at the China Institute of International Studies. Welcome, Mr. Dong.

Q1: Do you think this move by the UN to extend the monitoring mission will have any influence on the current situation in Syria?

Q2: If things stay as they are, could certain countries actually bypass the UN, and even go as far as using force against Syria?



Editor:Zhang Rui |Source: CNTV.CN

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