Britain, U.S., Saudi Arabia urge Syria to end violence immediately

14.08.2011                      14.Aw-Elul, 5771

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Britain, U.S., Saudi Arabia urge Syria to end violence immediately

Syrian troops kill three people in operations on Saturday; Obama speaks with leaders of Saudi Arabia and Britain via telephone.

President Barack Obama spoke with the leaders of Saudi Arabia and Britain on Saturday and all three called for an immediate end to the Syrian government's crackdown on protests against President Bashar Assad, the White House said.
Obama and Saudi King Abdullah "agreed that the Syrian regime's brutal campaign of violence against the Syrian people must end immediately, and to continue close consultations about the situation in the days ahead," the White House said in a statement….