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Syria's sanctions: What you need to know

The international community is grappling with how to respond to the repression protesters have been suffering in Syria.

The EU and US have already imposed some sanctions - but there's opposition from others to further action.

BBC Arabic's Mohamed Nagib looks at why it's proving so difficult to forge a unified response.

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