Annan demands Syrian government begins ceasefire 'now'
According to BBC News, the UN-Arab League envoy to Syria, Kofi Annan, expects the Syrian government to implement his six-point peace plan immediately.
New Syria envoy calls for UN council unity
UN-Arab League envoy Lakhdar Brahimi says he hopes to avoid pitfalls encountered by Kofi Annan, who quit in frustration.
Brahimi the new UN-Arab League peace envoy to Syria
The Algerian diplomat Lakhdar Brahimi will now be replacing Kofi Annan as the peace envoy to Syria following the latter resigning after the failure of his six-point peace plan.