France recognizes new Syria opposition, U.S. hangs back




 
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France recognizes new Syria opposition, U.S. hangs back
 
November 14th, 2012  
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France recognizes new Syria opposition, U.S. hangs back
BEIRUT (Reuters) - France became the first Western power to recognize a fledgling Syrian opposition coalition fully, stepping out beyond the United States, which said on Wednesday the body must first show its clout inside Syria. Six Gulf Arab states recognized the Syrian National Coalition for Opposition and Revolutionary Forces on Monday and France followed suit the next day, unlike its European partners. ...




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