HEADLINE UN chief urges restraint, avoid escalation in Syria

HEADLINE

UN chief urges restraint, avoid escalation in Syria

Reuters

23:43, April 14, 2018

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged all states on Saturday “to show restraint in these dangerous circumstances and to avoid any acts that could escalate matters and worsen the suffering of the Syrian people.”

He said international investigators were in Syria and ready to visit the site of a suspected deadly chemical weapons attack in Douma, which prompted military action by the United States, France and Britain.

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United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres speaks during a meeting on Syria at the UN headquarters in US, April 13, 2018. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz


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