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Libyan Newswire

UN-Arab League Envoy on Syria Crisis Says he is ‘Scared’ of Prospect

At a meeting at the UN headquarters in New York and his first meeting with UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon since agreeing last week to replace Kofi Annan as the Joint Special Representative of the UN and Arab League on Syria, Algerian diplomat Lakhdar Brahimi said he was “honoured, flattered, humbled and scared” at the prospect of leading international efforts to broker peace in Syria’s worsening 17-month conflict.