Middle East

    Lawmakers Question Russian Commitment in Syriai
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    Pamela Dockins
    February 24, 2016 2:41 AM
    A U.S.- and Russian-led plan for a partial cease-fire in Syria to begin Saturday has drawn skepticism from U.S. lawmakers who question whether Russia will live up to its commitments. Lawmakers questioned Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday about whether the U.S. was willing to pressure Russia if it failed to comply. VOA State Department correspondent Pam Dockins reports.

    Lawmakers Question Russian Commitment in Syria

    Pamela Dockins

    Published February 23, 2016

    A U.S.- and Russian-led plan for a partial cease-fire in Syria to begin Saturday has drawn skepticism from U.S. lawmakers who question whether Russia will live up to its commitments. Lawmakers questioned Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday about whether the U.S. was willing to pressure Russia if it failed to comply. VOA State Department correspondent Pam Dockins reports.


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