Civilian death toll in Syria more than 9,000

The UN's Middle East envoy has told the UN Security Council more than 9,000 civilians have died in the conflict in Syria.


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.