Middle East

U.N. chief scolds world powers on Syria as fighting rages

The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon removes his earpiece after addressing the United Nations General Assembly meeting on syria August 3, 2012 at the United Nations in New York. UN leader Ban Ki-moon said Friday that the syria conflict has become a "proxy war" and appealed to the major powers to overcome their rivalry and act to end the violence.TOPSHOTS/AFP PHOTO / DON EMMERT





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