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  4/5/2012, Nisan 13, 5772

Security Council OKs Annan Al-Assad Agreement

The United Nations Security Council approved, Thursday, the agreement between Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad and envoy Kofi Annan, under which Syrian troops will stop their assault on civilians next week.

Earlier, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon made it clear that, as of now, the violence is continuing and Al-Assad is not implementing the agreement.