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Posted: February 8, 2013 at 5:13 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “All of this does not concern us.” Iyad, a Syrian fighter on the outskirts of Damascus, as frustrated Syrians dismissed the calls for dialogue as empty talk Article, this page

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