Saudi Arabia withdraws monitors from Syria, urges world pressure on Assad

23.01.2012                      28.Tewet. 5772

Syrien-Beobachter:

Saudi Arabia withdraws monitors from Syria, urges world pressure on Assad

Saudi FM says international community must 'place every possible pressure' on Syrian regime to implement Arab initiative.

Saudi Arabia said on Sunday it was withdrawing its observers from Syria after an Arab monitoring mission failed to end 10 months of bloodshed, and called on the international community to exert "all possible pressure" on Damascus.
Hundreds of Syrians have been killed since the observers began their work in late December and political opponents of Syrian President Bashar Assad are demanding the Arab League refer the crisis to the United Nations Security Council….