Thomson ReutersJanuary 29, 2013 13:45
* EU troops could play role stabilising post-war Syria
* Intervention now would worsen things, adviser says
* EU planners decided against sending force to Mali
By Adrian Croft
BRUSSELS, Jan 29 (Reuters) - European Union planners are looking at ways to help stabilise Syria when the civil war is over, and sending an EU military force to keep the peace could be an option, the bloc's top military officer said on Tuesday.