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Ban Ki-moon urges end to Syria ‘slaughter’

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Laaska News July  26,  2012

UN chief Ban Ki-moon has urged world leaders to act to halt the “slaughter” in Syria, as thousands of troops reportedly move on the city of Aleppo.
“I make a plea to the world – do not delay… Act now to stop the slaughter…,” Mr Ban said.


His comments came as activists said troops with tanks and armoured vehicles were redeploying to re-take areas of Syria’s second city held by rebels.

Aleppo has seen fierce clashes, with fighter jets and helicopters deployed.