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Posted: February 15, 2014 at 3:20 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “It is clear that the crisis of Syria is growing, not diminishing. It has gotten worse, dramatically worse.” Secretary of State John Kerry, after announcing President Barack Obama had asked aides to consider new policies to address the escalating humanitarian crisis in Syria

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