• 28-AUG-2013

  • SOURCE: EPP TV

EP and EEAS Officials Cautious but Resigned to Likely 'Limited' Intervention in Syria

The Emergency Meeting of EP Foreign Affairs Commitee on Egypt was hijacked by Syrian gas attack and threat of imminent US-led western intervention. Top Foreign Affairs and EEAS officials appear resigned to some limited intervention in Syria despite demanding more concrete evidence on who was behind August 21st gas attack. Available material includes soundbites with Elmar Brok, Chairman of the European Parliament Foreign Affairs Committee and Pierre Vimont, European External Action Service Executive Secretary General.