Mogherini: Syria Needs “Proxy Peace”

Syria needs a “proxy peace” instead of the proxy war that has raged in the country for six years and killed some 320,000 people, a top European Union diplomat, Federica Mogherini, said on Tuesday, March 14.

The Syrian war, which has also displaced millions, continues unabated, largely due to the international community’s failure to agree on how to end it, with the United States and Russia, as well as their respective regional allies, backing rival sides.

EU capital Brussels will host an international conference on Syria on April 5, hoping to create a new momentum. It has, however, long played only a marginal role international efforts to resolve the conflict.

 

 

Source

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s