Assad blames Turkey for Syria bloodshed

By REUTERS
August 29, 2012 21:22

 
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BEIRUT - Syrian President Bashar Assad blamed the Turkish government on Wednesday for violence in a 17-month-old uprising in the country, in which thousands have died.

"Turkey bears direct responsibility for the blood being shed in Syria," Assad told the local television channel Addounia.

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