Syria accepts Arab League peace plan after Cairo talks
3 November 2011 Last updated at 03:31 GMT
Syria has accepted a peace plan proposed by the Arab League to end more than seven months of violence, the League says.
The statement came after Arab League officials met in Cairo to negotiate a solution to the turmoil.
The agreement includes the release of prisoners, the withdrawal of security forces from the streets and talks between the government and opposition.
Jonathan Head reports.