UN must make `clear statement` on Syria: Britain

Russia and China have also strongly opposed the UN resolution against Syrian crackdown.

Last Updated: Jun 12, 2011, 16:32 PM IST

London: The UN Security Council must make a "clear statement" on Syria by proceeding with a resolution condemning the crackdown by government forces, Foreign Secretary William Hague said on Sunday.
Hague said the prospects for a resolution were "on a knife-edge" in the face of opposition from Syria`s ally Lebanon, while Russia and China have also strongly opposed the resolution.

Bureau Report

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