White House calls on Syria's Assad to 'change course now'

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April 30, 2011 01:06

WASHINGTON - The White House, which issued new sanctions on Syria on Friday, called for President Bashar Assad to "change course now."

"In addition to actions that we are taking, the United States believes that Syria's deplorable actions toward its people warrant a strong international response," White House spokesman Jay Carney said in a statement.


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