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  7/16/2012, Tammuz 26, 5772

Annan to Meet Putin on Syria

The UN and Arab League’s envoy to Syria, Kofi Annan, will meet on Tuesday in Moscow with Russian President Vladimir Putin and ask him to help put an end to the crisis in Syria.

Russia has announced that it will reject a proposal at the Security Council to extend the mission of the UN observers in Syria and added that it opposes the sanctions on the country.