SYRIA SIGNS AL OBSERVER DEAL

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STORY: SYRIA SIGNS AL OBSERVER DEALDATELINE: Dec. 20, 2011LENGTH: 0:02:48LOCATION: CairoINTROSyria has finally agreed to allow Arab observers into its territory to monitor the unrest, in a bid to avoid internationalizing the country's crisis.Earlier, the Arab League had threatened to submit the issue to the UN Security Council, once Syria fails to sign its observer deal.World News reports.PKGSyrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem said on Monday that Syria has signed the long-debated Arab League protocol to allow an observer mission to monitor the ongoing political crisis.SOUNDBITE (ARABIC) WALID AL-MOALLEM, SYRIAN FOREIGN MINISTER:"The signing of the protocol is the beginning of cooperation between Syria and the Arab League, and we will welcome the Arab observers."The mission will comprise representatives of Arab organizations, NGOs and some other institutions of Arab countries.Every delegation will have ten or more people assigned to different places in Syria.About 100 observers are
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