US condemns Syrian gov't repression of demonstrations

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 24, 2011 23:31




The United States strongly condemns the Syrian government’s brutal repression of demonstrations, in particular the violence and killings of civilians at the hands of security forces, a statement from the White House read Thursday.

"We reject the use of violence under any circumstances. We are also deeply troubled by the arbitrary arrests of human rights activists and others," the statement continued.


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