Diplomats press Assad, top Syrian general defects




 
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Diplomats press Assad, top Syrian general defects
 
July 6th, 2012  
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Diplomats press Assad, top Syrian general defects
The United States and its international partners called Friday for global sanctions against Bashar Assad's regime, seeking to step up the pressure after the defection of a top general dealt a blow to the Syrian leader. Washington urged countries around the world to pressure Russia and China into forcing Assad to leave power.




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