Conflict in Syria could degenerate into civil war

pro-democracy protests in Syria

Top United Nations officials attending a Security Council meeting on Wednesday warned that Syria could degenerate into armed conflict.

More than 3,500 people in Syria have reportedly been killed, and thousands arrested following a brutal crackdown by government forces.

However, widespread international condemnation has not been able to stop the violence.

Jocelyne Sambira reports.

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