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  8/3/2012, Av 15, 5772

France: UN Observers May Leave Syria on August 19th

France, the new presiding country of the United Nations Security Council, said, Thursday, that UN observers will probably leave Syria at the end of their mandate on August 19th.

The delegation in Syria is expected to ask for an extension of its mission, even though its activities have been frozen since June because of the violence in the country.