France calls for ’secured‘ humanitarian intervention in Syria

24.11.2011                      27.Cheschwan. 5772                      Jom Kippur Katan

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France calls for 'secured' humanitarian intervention in Syria

FM Juppe describes Syrian exiled opposition National Council as 'legitimate partner with which we want to work'; U.S. urges Americans to leave Syria 'while transportation is available'.

France has called for a "secured zone to protect civilians" in Syria, the first time a major Western power has suggested international intervention on the ground in the eight-month uprising against President Bashar Assad.
Foreign Minister Alain Juppe also described Syria's exiled opposition National Council as "the legitimate partner with which we want to work", the biggest international endorsement yet for the nascent opposition body….