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Arab League denies reported injury of observer in Damascus

CAIRO, Dec 26 (KUNA) -- The Arab League dismissed here Monday that any member of its mission of observers in Damascus was wounded in an attack in Baba Amr neighborhood.
Assistant Secretary General of the Arab League Ambassador Adnan Khudeir denied the reports as ungrounded.
He said he had contacted the chief of the league's mission of observers in Damascus Mohammed al-Dabi, who affirmed that all the team's members were safe and sound.
Around 50 Arab League monitors, headed by Sudanese General Mohammed al-Dabi, began arriving in Syria to start inspecting areas gripped by violence. (end) mfm.asm.mt KUNA 262118 Dec 11NNNN