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Syria's Deepening Crisis
www.cfr.org-February 06, 2012
Amid ongoing violence in Syria against anti-government protestors and opposition fighters, the United States closed down its embassy (AP) in Damascus Monday and pulled all U.S. diplomats out of the country. The decision came just two days after Russia and China vetoed a UN Security Council resolution (PDF) supporting an Arab League plan that would require the government to cease all violence and facilitate a transition to democracy.
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