Assad tours rubble of Baba Amr in Homs

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has toured the Babr Amr neighbourhood of Homs, a site of fierce fighting between the Syrian army and the rebels.

"Now the state has become involved and security has returned, we all need to work on reconstruction so Baba Amr can be a lot better than it was used to be before," he tells locals.

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Annan: Syria accepts peace plan

Syria has accepted the UN-Arab League peace plan, according to the envoy to the country Kofi Annan. The Syrian president Bashar al-Assad has visited the former rebel stronghold of Baba Amr.