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Arab ministers to discuss joint Syria mission with UN

02-10-2012 07:33 BJT

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Arab League Deputy Secretary General Ahmed Bin Helli says Arab ministers on Sunday will discuss a suggestion to form a mutual delegation of observers to Syria in coordination with the United Nations.

Egypt’s official MENA news agency reported the news on Thursday.

Helli denied reports the AL would withdraw its observers from Syria or terminate their work as "a media rumor".

A general view of Arab foreign ministers during their meeting at the Arab League headquarters
in Cairo January 22, 2012.

He said the observers are on a break until the Arab ministers reach a decision on their mission. He added that 13 Arab countries out of 22 have joined the mission.


Editor:Zhang Rui |Source: CNTV.CN

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