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Senators urge Obama to back Syrian opposition against Assad

Republican Senator John McCain and Independent Senator Joe Lieberman on Wednesday urged US President Barack Obama to abandon his policy of engaging Syria and stand foursquare behind opposition to the government of President Bashar al-Assad.
The lawmakers said Obama's effort to engage rather than shun Damascus had "little to show for it." They also said it was time to back the anti-Assad protesters.
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