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Syrians’ suffering blamed on sanctions

Posted: December 16, 2012 at 2:35 a.m.

Syria’s foreign minister blamed the suffering of his country’s people on U.S. and European sanctions imposed on the country, telling a top U.N. official Saturday that the international body should condemn these measures and work toward lifting them.

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