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Middle-East, News, Violence in Syria

Turkey raises Syria military option, Russia urges caution


Turkey on Tuesday raised the option of military intervention in neighboring Syria while Russia rejected even an arms embargo as Damascus tries to stifle anti-government protests. A U.N. commission of inquiry said on Monday that Syrian military and security forces had committed crimes against humanity including murder, torture and rape, and called for an arms embargo on Syria.

Reuters, United States

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