The Security Council,
recalling its presidential statement of 3 August 2011,
recalling general assembly resolution A/Res/66/176 of 19 December, as well as human rights council resolutions S/16-1, S/17-1 and S/18-1,
expressing grave concern at the deterioration of the situation in Syria, and profound concern at the death of thousands of people and calling for an immediate end to all violence,
welcoming the League of Arab States' action plan of 2 November 2011 and its subsequent decisions, including its decision of 22 January 2012, and supporting full implementation with the aim of a peaceful resolution of the crisis.