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#Lakhdar Brahimi

# lakhdar-brahimi - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Syrian rebels storm Sunni village, leaving 14 dead

Both State media and the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported the attack.

# lakhdar-brahimi - Sunday 15 June, 2014

Iraqi security forces stage major counter-attack against militants

As many as 279 “terrorists” have been killed in the past 24 hours, security officials said.

# lakhdar-brahimi - Sunday 26 January, 2014

No longer under siege: Women and children to be allowed leave Homs

UN mediator Lakhdar Brahimi said that tomorrow he expects the two parties to talk about the “way forward”.

# lakhdar-brahimi - Friday 3 May, 2013

The UN's special envoy to Syria is quitting after only eight months

Lakhdar Brahimi only took over from Kofi Annan in September – but is reported to have already handed in his notice.

# lakhdar-brahimi - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Syria's war worsening 'by the day', says UN envoy

Lakhdar Brahimi believes he has a ceasefire plan that could be accepted by the international community, including Russia.

# lakhdar-brahimi - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Rebels advance in Syrian city despite proposed ceasefire

The deputy head of the United Nations warned Thursday that there are no guarantees that a proposed Syrian cease-fire will hold.

# lakhdar-brahimi - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Syria: UN envoy calls on government to start truce

Lakhdar Brahimi said that rebel representatives told him they will also observe the truce if the government takes the first step.

# lakhdar-brahimi - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Turkey pounds Syria in reprisal for deadly fire

Turkey has fired on Syrian targets this morning in reprisal for deadly cross-border fire yesterday, as tensions in the region sharply escalate.

# lakhdar-brahimi - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Syria war rages on, UN chief warns of calamity

A report published today also said that children are being “badly traumatised” after witnessing killing and torture.

# lakhdar-brahimi - Saturday 15 September, 2012

UN envoy: Syria crisis is a threat to the world

The conflict’s death toll continues to rise with overnight air strikes killing 12 civilians and wounding 60 more.

# lakhdar-brahimi - Monday 10 September, 2012

Syria latest: Aleppo bombs, UN envoy and water crisis

Residents of the country’s second city are experiencing serious water shortages as a main water pipeline has been destroyed.

# lakhdar-brahimi - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

UN peace envoy says Syria death toll is 'staggering'

Lakhdar Brahimi told the UN General Assembly that the destruction in the country is reaching “catastrophic proportions and the suffering of the people is immense”.

# lakhdar-brahimi - Monday 3 September, 2012

Syria mission is 'nearly impossible', says new UN envoy

On the ground, activists say the death toll from the 18-month conflict has now reached 26,200.

# lakhdar-brahimi - Friday 10 August, 2012

Syria in danger of 'long-term civil war', says UN chief

Meanwhile, Syrian rebels have been forced from key area of Aleppo.