UN envoy Lakhdar Brahimi asks for help for Syria
The UN-Arab League envoy to Syria has called on Iran to help achieve a ceasefire in the country.
Lakhdar Brahimi made the request in talks with Iranian leaders before making a similar appeal to Iraqi officials in Baghdad.
However, on the ground, there has been no let-up in the violence. James Kellly reports.
16 Oct 2012
- From the section Middle East