Algerian 'to be UN Syria envoy'
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Algerian 'to be UN Syria envoy'

Aleppo : Syria | Aug 09, 2012 at 5:30 PM PDT
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Veteran Algerian diplomat Lakhdar Brahimi is expected to be appointed as the new UN-Arab League envoy for Syria, according to diplomats. If confirmed, he would succeed former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan, who resigned last week saying he could no longer carry out the role. FULL ARTICLE AT BBC
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Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is on a three-nation trip to Syria, Algeria and the United States
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