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Annan calls for Syrian response of his proposals to solve Syrian crisis

03-14-2012 07:32 BJT Special Report:Crisis in Syria |

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UN-Arab League special envoy Kofi Annan, has called on the Syrian government to respond to his proposals to solve the Syrian crisis.

Annan is in the Turkish capital Ankara, where he’s met with Syrian opposition representatives based in Turkey. Annan called the meeting "useful" and once again reiterated that the violence in Syria must cease.


U.N. peace envoy Kofi Annan speaks to the media after a meeting with Syrian National
Council members in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday, March 13, 2012.

Turkey is due to host a second meeting of the "Friends of Syria" group on April 2nd.

Annan arrived in Ankara late Monday following a two-day visit to Syria and a brief stopover in Qatar. He’s held talks with the Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan and Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu.

U.N.-Arab League envoy Kofi Annan (center L) is seen with representatives of
opposition Syrian National Council during their meeting in Ankara March 13, 2012.

U.N. peace envoy Kofi Annan, left, shakes hands with Syrian National Council leader
Burhan Ghalioun, right, at the beginning of a meeting in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday,
March 13, 2012.


Editor:Zhang Rui |Source: CNTV.CN

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