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Philly.com
False moral equivalency is not a bug of Trumpism. It's a featurepress secretary, Sean Spicer, used another variant of false moral equivalency w
Philly.com / Posted an hour ago
press secretary, Sean Spicer, used another variant of false moral equivalency when he made the insane claim that, unlike Bashar Assad, Adolf Hitler “didn’t even sink to using chemical weapons” during World War II. He apologized the next day.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The Daily 202: False moral equivalency is not a bug of Trumpism. It's a feature.press secretary, Sean Spicer, used another variant of false moral equivalency w
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
press secretary, Sean Spicer, used another variant of false moral equivalency when he made the insane claim that, unlike Bashar Assad, Adolf Hitler "didn't even sink to using chemical weapons" during World War II. He apologized the next day.... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
UN monitors visit Syria opposition strongholdcalm streets after weeks of shelling as a throng of residents clamored for fore
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
calm streets after weeks of shelling as a throng of residents clamored for foreign military help to oust President Bashar Assad. Their foray into a chaotic crowd in the city of Homs highlighted the risks faced by the observers, protected... Read more
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KERA North Texas
For Syrian Refugees In Turkey, A Long Road To Regular Employmentgovernment granted them a special protected status — but no work permits. Many
KERA North Texas / Posted yesterday
government granted them a special protected status — but no work permits. Many thought the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad would fall quickly — another domino in the Arab Spring — and that Syrian refugees would be able to cross back... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
For Syrian Refugees In Turkey, A Long Road To Regular Employmentgovernment granted them a special protected status — but no work permits. Many
KPBS San Diego / Posted yesterday
government granted them a special protected status — but no work permits. Many thought the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad would fall quickly — another domino in the Arab Spring — and that Syrian refugees would be able to cross back... Read more
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EuroNews
Hezbollah 'impervious' to US sanctions, says leaderto increase the sanctions against them. With regards to President Assad, Nasra
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
to increase the sanctions against them. With regards to President Assad, Nasrallah said: “The Assad regime is here to stay, his army is here to stay, this Syrian state and its institutions are here to stay…President Bashar Assad is here to... Read more
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DEBKAfile
“ISIS out: Iran in” doesn’t apply to Syriaparticipation in battles against ISIS was never more than a by-product of their
DEBKAfile / Posted 2 days ago
participation in battles against ISIS was never more than a by-product of their overriding objective, which was to preserve Bashar Assad in the presidential palace in Damascus. Today, they are closer than ever to achieving their goal in view of the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Leader of Hezbollah urges world to accept Assad regime will stay Bashar Assad is Syria's ruler August 13 2017 The head of the Lebanese mil
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Bashar Assad is Syria's ruler August 13 2017 The head of the Lebanese militant group Hezbollah said on Sunday it was... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Matt Johnson: Trump and universal illiberalism“In a world full of illiberals, how to choose whether to go after Russia or Chi
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
“In a world full of illiberals, how to choose whether to go after Russia or China? Saudi Arabia or Iran? India or Pakistan? Bashar Assad or the al Qaeda-dominated Sunni rebels?” Hazony’s piece is full of lazy straw men like this. Can he name a... Read more
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DEBKAfile
Trump-Putin deal imperils Israeli, Jordan bordersdown their arms and surrendering. The fate of the rebel movement after six yea
DEBKAfile / Posted 4 days ago
down their arms and surrendering. The fate of the rebel movement after six years of cruel warfare against the dictator Bashar Assad should be an object lesson to other recipients of American and Russian promises. Therefore, Lavrov’s pledge to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Lions, tigers, bears from war-torn Syria evacuated to Jordanthe world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
the world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming from a popular uprising against President Bashar Assad into a brutal civil war. An estimated 400,000 Syrians have been killed in the fighting. More than 5 million... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Lions, tigers, bears from war-torn Syria evacuated to Jordanthe world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
the world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming from a popular uprising against President Bashar Assad into a brutal civil war. An estimated 400,000 Syrians have been killed in the fighting. More than 5 million... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Lions tigers bears from war torn Syria evacuated to Jordanthe world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 4 days ago
the world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming from a popular uprising against President Bashar Assad into a brutal civil war. An estimated 400,000 Syrians have been killed in the fighting. More than 5 million... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Lions, tigers, bears from war-torn Syria evacuated to Jordanthe world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 4 days ago
the world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming from a popular uprising against President Bashar Assad into a brutal civil war. An estimated 400,000 Syrians have been killed in the fighting. More than 5 million... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Lions, tigers, bears from war-torn Syria evacuated to Jordanthe world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
the world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming from a popular uprising against President Bashar Assad into a brutal civil war. An estimated 400,000 Syrians have been killed in the fighting. More than 5 million... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Lions, tigers, bears from war-torn Syria evacuated to Jordanthe world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
the world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming from a popular uprising against President Bashar Assad into a brutal civil war. An estimated 400,000 Syrians have been killed in the fighting. More than 5 million... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Lions, tigers, bears from war-torn Syria evacuated to Jordanthe world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
the world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming from a popular uprising against President Bashar Assad into a brutal civil war. An estimated 400,000 Syrians have been killed in the fighting. More than 5 million... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Lions, tigers, bears from war-torn Syria evacuated to Jordanthe world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
the world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming from a popular uprising against President Bashar Assad into a brutal civil war. An estimated 400,000 Syrians have been killed in the fighting. More than 5 million... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Lions, tigers, bears from war-torn Syria evacuated to Jordanthe world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
the world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming from a popular uprising against President Bashar Assad into a brutal civil war. An estimated 400,000 Syrians have been killed in the fighting. More than 5 million... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lions, tigers, bears from war-torn Syria evacuated to Jordanthe world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
the world. It's peace." Syria's conflict erupted in 2011, quickly transforming from a popular uprising against President Bashar Assad into a brutal civil war. An estimated 400,000 Syrians have been killed in the fighting. More than 5 million... Read more
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The Hill
America desperately needs to modernize its nuclear weaponssince those calculations were made. Russia, for example, has annexed Crimea, se
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
since those calculations were made. Russia, for example, has annexed Crimea, sent troops into Ukraine and propped up Bashar Assad in Syria. China has become more aggressive and belligerent in the South China Sea. And then there’s North Korea.... Read more
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The Washington Times
Nikki Haley does well on North KoreaAmerican positions on Syria as well as North Korea. Her frequent and aggressiv
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
American positions on Syria as well as North Korea. Her frequent and aggressive scolding of Russian support for President Bashar Assad in Syria earned her a reputation for leading, as well as following, American policy. She squelched the... Read more
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Newsmax
Credit Strategist Lewitt: Prepare for North Korea Threatan empty shibboleth; sanctions invite war by emboldening tyrants who smell weak
Newsmax / Posted 6 days ago
an empty shibboleth; sanctions invite war by emboldening tyrants who smell weakness and exploit it. Ask Vladimir Putin or Bashar Assad or Kim Jong-un.” Lewitt blames the Obama administration for a feckless policy of “strategic patience” that “was... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Russia sanctions reveal U.S. hypocrisyhas charted an undeniable path toward confrontation with a historic adversary.
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
has charted an undeniable path toward confrontation with a historic adversary. Syrians hold posters of Syrian President Bashar Assad and Russian President Vladimir Putin. Syrians hold posters of Syrian President Bashar Assad and Russian... Read more
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Boston Globe
Iran president’s Cabinet cuts out Revolutionary Guardhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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FOX News
President Trump is on vacation but that won't stop the Twitter storms80 percent to 20 percent. Even during his best week of coverage – his missile s
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
80 percent to 20 percent. Even during his best week of coverage – his missile strike on Syria in April to punish President Bashar Assad for having used nerve gas on civilians – news reports about him were still 70 percent negative to 30 percent... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Iran president's Cabinet cuts Guard from defense ministryhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Iran president's Cabinet cuts Guard from defense ministryhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Iran president's Cabinet cuts Guard from defense ministryhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Iran president's Cabinet cuts Guard from defense ministryhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Iran president's Cabinet cuts Guard from defense ministryhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
Darien News-Review / Posted 8 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Iran president's Cabinet cuts Guard from defense ministryhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 8 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Iran president's Cabinet cuts Guard from defense ministryhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Iran president's Cabinet cuts Guard from defense ministryhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Iran president's Cabinet cuts Guard from defense ministryhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Iran president's Cabinet cuts Guard from defense ministryhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 8 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Iran president's Cabinet cuts Guard from defense ministryhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 8 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Iran president's Cabinet cuts Guard from defense ministryhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Iran president's Cabinet cuts Guard from defense ministryhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Iran president's Cabinet cuts Guard from defense ministryhas deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and
The New Canaan News / Posted 8 days ago
has deployed into Iraq as part of the fight against the Islamic State group and into Syria to support embattled President Bashar Assad. It also holds vast economic interests in Iran. Rouhani, who was sworn in on Saturday, strongly criticized the... Read more
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FOX News
Trump, Putin meet for the first time: Here's what they discussedare exactly the same, but how we get there, we each have a view,” Tillerson sai
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
are exactly the same, but how we get there, we each have a view,” Tillerson said. While Russia has backed Syrian President Bashar Assad, the U.S. has supported opposition forces – making Syria one of the more contentious issues between the two... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tillerson says Russia willing to discuss Ukrainein Syria, and they pressed the Syrian air force to halt flights over those area
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
in Syria, and they pressed the Syrian air force to halt flights over those areas. Russia and Iran back Syrian President Bashar Assad. Turkey supports rebels fighting Syrian government forces. Lavrov says he thinks "it will be difficult" to... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 7, 2017political gathering in 2011 and sparing the victims a lengthy, possibly traumat
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
political gathering in 2011 and sparing the victims a lengthy, possibly traumatic death-penalty trial. Syrian President Bashar Assad made his first appearance on state TV in nearly three weeks. Aly Raisman became the first U.S. woman to win... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Tillerson says Russia willing to discuss Ukrainein Syria, and they pressed the Syrian air force to halt flights over those area
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 9 days ago
in Syria, and they pressed the Syrian air force to halt flights over those areas. Russia and Iran back Syrian President Bashar Assad. Turkey supports rebels fighting Syrian government forces. Lavrov says he thinks "it will be difficult" to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Tillerson says Russia willing to discuss Ukrainein Syria, and they pressed the Syrian air force to halt flights over those area
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
in Syria, and they pressed the Syrian air force to halt flights over those areas. Russia and Iran back Syrian President Bashar Assad. Turkey supports rebels fighting Syrian government forces. Lavrov says he thinks "it will be difficult" to... Read more
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FOX News
Tillerson: US to respond to Russia's ouster of diplomatsagainst Russia. The legislation is aimed at penalizing Moscow for interference
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
against Russia. The legislation is aimed at penalizing Moscow for interference in the election and for its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria, where the Kremlin has backed President Bashar Assad. The Associated Press contributed to this repo... Read more
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Bolton News
US to respond to Russia diplomat expulsion order by September 1year’s presidential election and for its military aggression in Ukraine and Syr
Bolton News / Posted 9 days ago
year’s presidential election and for its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria, where the Kremlin has backed President Bashar Assad. Mr Lavrov said he explained to Mr Tillerson how Russia will carry out its response, but he did not give any... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
US to respond to Russia diplomat expulsion order by September 1year’s presidential election and for its military aggression in Ukraine and Syr
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 9 days ago
year’s presidential election and for its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria, where the Kremlin has backed President Bashar Assad. Mr Lavrov said he explained to Mr Tillerson how Russia will carry out its response, but he did not give any... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
US to respond to Russia diplomat expulsion order by September 1year’s presidential election and for its military aggression in Ukraine and Syr
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 9 days ago
year’s presidential election and for its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria, where the Kremlin has backed President Bashar Assad. Mr Lavrov said he explained to Mr Tillerson how Russia will carry out its response, but he did not give any... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
US to respond to Russia diplomat expulsion order by September 1year’s presidential election and for its military aggression in Ukraine and Syr
EveningTimes Online / Posted 9 days ago
year’s presidential election and for its military aggression in Ukraine and Syria, where the Kremlin has backed President Bashar Assad. Mr Lavrov said he explained to Mr Tillerson how Russia will carry out its response, but he did not give any... Read more
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