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EU opposes Anglo-French plan to arm Syrian rebels

Posted by seumasach on March 15, 2013

Anglo-French plan to arm Syrian rebels meets wall of resistance at EU summit

Guardian

15th March, 2013

The sudden Anglo-French move to overturn a European arms embargo on Syria in order to equip the rebels seeking to overthrow the Assad regime has run into a solid wall of resistance at an EU summit, with the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, dismissing the policy U-turn and others warning of a regional conflagration from which Iran would emerge the winner.

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