Ban Ki-Moon Interview 'Somewhat Helpless' in Syria

In an interview, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon discusses negotiations with Damascus, the international community's paralysis on the issue of Syria and why he believes Germany must take on a stronger role in the world.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in front of Berlin's Brandenburg Gate: "It is always important to exert pressure."

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in front of Berlin's Brandenburg Gate: "It is always important to exert pressure."

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