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Posted: December 14, 2012 at 2:34 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “Unfortunately, it is impossible to exclude a victory of the Syrian opposition.” Russian diplomat Mikhail Bogdanov, in the clearest indication to date that Russia believed that Bashar Assad could lose Article, 1A

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