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Readying new diplomatic and military push, US feels out Russia again

Readying new diplomatic and military push, US feels out Russia again

May 5, AP – This renewed effort starts with Secretary of State John Kerry’s trip to Moscow this coming week for talks with leaders in Russia, the Syrian government’s most powerful international friend. Russia, alongside China, has blocked U.S.-led efforts three times at the United Nations to pressure Assad into stepping down. The U.S. hopes […]

May 5, 2013 | By More