Syria Live Blog
Syria - Apr 10, 2012 - 06:57
Here's a quick summary of where things stand:
The deadline for Syria to start implementing the first phase of the UN peace plan has expired, and there seems little hope the government will keep its promises.
Victoria Nuland, the US state department spokesperson, said:
"These incidents are just another indication that the Assad regime does not seem at all willing to meet the commitments that it made to Kofi Annan. Not only has the violence not abated; it has been worse in recent days."
And not just worse, but more widely spread.
Read our news story for more detail and context: Syria ceasefire plan prospects grow dim
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Al Jazeera's Anita McNaught has sent this report from Antakya, a southern city on the border with Syria: