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    Inside Syria - Is al-Assad losing control?

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    Just a few days after a bomb exploded at the very heart of Syrian power, the UN voted to extend its observer mission in Syria for what it calls a final 30 days. The step has been taken after many objections and vetoes and this extension will be the last, unless there is a marked decrease in violence. Russia too called for an extension but also vetoed a resolution calling for sanctions.