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U.N. monitors face angry citizens in Syria

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 01:08

April 18 - Syrian protesters mob U.N. monitor vehicles in Erbin, accusing the international community and the United Nations of ignoring the violence. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.

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Amateur video out of Syria shows UN monitors on the streets of a town in Damascus province. The video, which could not be independently verified by Reuters appears to show angry citizens accusing the international community and the UN of ignoring the violence. So far there are only about half a dozen U.N. monitors in Syria, Syria has challenged the United Nations over the size and scope of the monitoring mission. Despite a seven-day-old truce agreement between government and rebel forces .. more violence erupts. The U.N. estimates that more than 9,000 people have been killed in Syria since the uprising began more than a year ago. Deborah Lutterbeck, Reuters.

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U.N. monitors face angry citizens in Syria

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 - 01:08