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Annan plan for Syria ‘on track’, spokesman says

The chief of the UN Supervision Mission to Syria, Norwegian Major-General Robert Mood (centre) and his team meet members of the Free Syrian Army at the Khalidiya neighbourhood during the United Nations observers’ visit to Homs, May 3, 2012. — Reuters picThe chief of the UN Supervision Mission to Syria, Norwegian Major-General Robert Mood (centre) and his team meet members of the Free Syrian Army at the Khalidiya neighbourhood during the United Nations observers’ visit to Homs, May 3, 2012. — Reuters picGENEVA, May 4 — A peace plan for Syria brokered by international mediator Kofi Annan is on track despite reports of violations of the ceasefire, Annan’s spokesman Ahmad Fawzi said today.

“I would say that the Annan plan is on track and a crisis that has been going on for over a year is not going to be resolved in a day or a week,” Fawzi said.

“There are signs on the ground of movement (towards compliance with the plan), albeit slow and small.” — Reuters

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