Nato Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen speaks to the BBC's Katty Kay outside the White House 9 May 2012
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Nato's Rasmussen sees no 'military solution' in Syria

Nato Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen met US President Barack Obama at the White House on Wednesday, ahead of a Nato summit in Chicago.

Speaking to the BBC's Katty Kay afterwards, Mr Rasmussen said he did not foresee a military solution to unrest in Syria and expressed optimism over the changing role of Nato-led International Security Assistance Forces (Isaf) in Afghanistan.

  • 10 May 2012