Arab League Syria envoy Kofi Annan will meet Syrian President Bashar al-Assad later today during a peace mission to the country where pro-democracy protests have deteriorated into bloody turmoil.
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon also revealed that Annan plans to meet with the Syrian opposition as well before leaving the country tomorrow.
UN Arab league envoy Kofi Annan has described talks to ensure an action plan as 'fruitless', as the Council fail to reach a consensus.
The funeral service for Sunday Times journalist, Marie Colvin was held in New York, after she was killed during a shelling attack in Syria.
Kofi Annan has met Syria's President to try and bring an end to the bloodshed.