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France calls for ‘secured’ humanitarian intervention in Syria


France has called for a "secured zone to protect civilians" in Syria, the first time a major Western power has suggested international intervention on the ground in the eight-month uprising against President Bashar Assad.

Foreign Minister Alain Juppe also described Syria’s exiled opposition National Council as "the legitimate partner with which we want to work," the biggest international endorsement yet for the nascent opposition body.

Syria Homs - Reuters - 4.11.2011

Meanwhile, on Wednesday the United States reiterated its recommendation that U.S. citizens leave Syria over continued violence, with the American embassy in Damascus saying it continued to "to urge U.S. citizens in Syria to depart immediately while commercial transportation is available."

Read More:http://www.haaretz.com/news/middle-east/france-calls-for-secured-humanitarian-intervention-in-syria-1.397436

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