Children mark Syria anniversary with candles & silence

Syrian refugees in Ammam release balloons and form the word "Syria" with candles to mark the second anniversary
Syrian refugees in Ammam release balloons and form the word "Syria" with candles to mark the second anniversary Credit: Reuters
Security guards watch over children in Amman as they prepare for a moment of silence
Security guards watch over children in Amman as they prepare for a moment of silence Credit: Reuters

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PM: Lift Syria rebels arms ban

David Cameron and French president Francois Hollande will press the EU today to lift an arms embargo against Syria, and unblock military aid to rebels fighting the Assad regime.