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Russia and China veto resolution on Syria at UN

An Arab and Western-backed resolution condemning the violent crackdown in Syria has been vetoed at the UN Security Council by Russia and China.

They rejected the draft as "unbalanced" hours after activists accused troops of killing at least 55 people at Homs, sparking protests in some other cities outside Syria.

Barbara Plett reports.

  • 04 Feb 2012
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