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Russian Foreign Minister

Obama pledges to put Syria strike on hold if Assad complies with Russian demands Obama has announced that he is prepared to put any military action on hold if Syria complies with Russia’s demands to hand over any chemical weapons and agree to their immediate dismantlement, says The Independent. In a surprise move, Russian foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, announced the initative which secured immediate backing from UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-Moon, came just as Obama was building up momentum in Congress to…

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