Europe, Arab countries seek UN condemnation of Syria

18.11.2011                      21.Cheschwan. 5772

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Europe, Arab countries seek UN condemnation of Syria

Germany, France and United Kingdom have drafted a resolution and diplomats report that several Arabs states are considering co-sponsoring it.

Britain, France, Germany and several Arab states will call for a UN General Assembly vote soon to condemn Syria for nine months of violence against anti-government protesters, German officials said on Wednesday.
The three European powers will submit a draft resolution on Thursday with the intention of putting it to a vote in the General Assembly's human rights committee next Tuesday, a spokesman for Germany's UN mission said….