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UN Urges Action in Syria

The United Nations' human rights chief, Navi Pillay, on Friday urged world powers to take action to protect civilians in Syria from "ruthless repression," but she did not spell out what measures world powers should take, and her call was criticized by envoys from China and Russia.


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