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    Diplomats Debate Military Action Against Syriai
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    August 29, 2013 11:44 AM
    The five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council are discussing a draft resolution that would authorize military strikes against Syria because of the alleged use of chemical weapons. But the U.S. says it is not waiting for the U.N. to act before making its own decision. VOA correspondent Meredith Buel reports from Washington.

    Diplomats Debate Military Action Against Syria

    Published August 29, 2013

    The five permanent members of the U.N. Security Council are discussing a draft resolution that would authorize military strikes against Syria because of the alleged use of chemical weapons. But the U.S. says it is not waiting for the U.N. to act before making its own decision. VOA correspondent Meredith Buel reports from Washington.


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