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Syria blasts NATO’s missile plan

Posted: December 7, 2012 at 2:42 a.m.

As fears grow in the West that Syrian President Bashar Assad will unleash chemical weapons as an act of desperation, NATO moved forward Thursday with its plan to place Patriot missiles and troops along Syria’s border with Turkey to protect against potential attacks.

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