European Parliament Debate on Syria

European Parliament members spoke out about the situation in Syria and the six-point peace plan set out by U-N envoy Kofi Annan. E-U… read more

European Parliament members spoke out about the situation in Syria and the six-point peace plan set out by U-N envoy Kofi Annan. E-U High Representative for Foreign Affairs Catherine Ashton opened up the debate with brief remarks and told members that lawmakers were working on a new set of sanctions against Syria. Members voted in February to impose sanctions, which include travel bans, weapons embargo, and restrictions on banking and financial services. close

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European Parliament Debate on Syria

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Program ID:
305580-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
Strasbourg, France
First Aired:
Apr 20, 2012
Last Aired:
Apr 22, 2012

Airing Details

  • Apr 20, 2012 | 8:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 22, 2012 | 1:27am EDT | C-SPAN 1