Italy recalls diplomatic staff from Syria

By REUTERS
March 14, 2012 14:45

ROME - Italy has recalled all staff from its embassy in Damascus and suspended diplomatic activity in Syria, Italy's foreign ministry said on Wednesday.

A statement said the move was taken for security reasons and to stress Rome's "strongest possible condemnation of the unacceptable violence of the Syrian regime against its own citizens."


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