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Clinton: Russia, China Blocking Progress on Syria 'Intolerable'i
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Scott Stearns
July 06, 2012 5:34 PM
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says it is "intolerable" that Russia and China continue to block a peaceful resolution of the crisis in Syria by backing President Bashar al-Assad. As VOA State Department correspondent Scott Stearns reports, Secretary Clinton told a Paris meeting of governments supporting Assad opponents that the United Nations should impose economic sanctions against Damascus.

Clinton: Russia, China Blocking Progress on Syria 'Intolerable'

Published July 06, 2012

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says it is "intolerable" that Russia and China continue to block a peaceful resolution of the crisis in Syria by backing President Bashar al-Assad. As VOA State Department correspondent Scott Stearns reports, Secretary Clinton told a Paris meeting of governments supporting Assad opponents that the United Nations should impose economic sanctions against Damascus.


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