July 8 - UN-Arab League Envoy Kofi Annan arrives in Damascus where he is expected to meet with members of the Syrian government. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: UN-Arab League Envoy, Kofi Annan, arrived in Damascus Sunday where he is expected to meet with members of the Syrian government. Annan was received by Deputy Syrian Foreign Minister Faisal al-Miqdad. Annan's spokesperson Ahmad Fawzi, published a statement in which he said Annan is visiting the country for talks with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. His visit comes after Geneva meeting that was held last week and before the Security Council holds its session to decide the future of the UN Supervision Mission in Syria.