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Crossover: More on Russia and China's vetoing of UN resolution on Syria

07-20-2012 01:29 BJT Special Report:Crisis in Syria |

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Russia and China have vetoed a Western-proposed UN Security Council draft resolution on Syria. Full Story>>

For more on the UN resolution, we are joined on the phone by He Wenping, a Research Fellow at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.

Q1. Tell us the reasoning behind Russia and China's vetoing of the Western-backed UN Security Council resolution on Syria?

Q2. The mandate of UN monitor mission in Syria will expire on July 20th. If no resolution is passed at Friday's UN Security Council meeting, what will become of the UN observers mission in Syria?

Editor:Zhang Jianfeng |Source: CNTV.CN

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