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Syria Conflict – “Russia warns against arms for Syria opposition “

Thursday, July 12, 2012

“Ruushka oo diiday in la hubeeyo  falaagada kasoo horjeeda Suuriya”.

Arms supplies to the anti-Assad opposition in Syria are fraught with serious consequences for the conflict-stricken country. Russia’s deputy UN envoy Alexander Pankin said on Wednesday that the more weapons find their way into Syria the less the chances of a speedy resolution to the ongoing war there.

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Some countries do not even pretend not to be sending weapons to the opposition forces, the diplomat added.

Alexander Pankin also reminded that Russia was not supplying weapons to Damascus that could be used against protesters.

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Jul 12, 2012