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Arabs to Hold Emergency Talks

Foreign ministers from the Arab League are due to meet in the Saudi city of Jeddah to debate the crisis in Syria.

The ministers are expected to discuss a new envoy to Syria to replace Kofi Annan, who resigned earlier this month.

The US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said the US and Turkey are working together on detailed plans to support the Syrian opposition.

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    In a part of the world where crisis is non-stop for tens of thousands of years on end, is it really an emergency? People who run around with their hair on fire endlessly spell 'emergency' the same way they spell 'business as usual'.