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  אב 8, 5771 , 08/08/11

Clinton to Turkish FM: Pressure Syria

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton asked Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu to put pressure on Syria to “return its military to barracks,” Reuters reported.

According to the report, Clinton made the remarks during a telephone conversation with Davutoglu on Sunday, ahead of his upcoming visit to Syria. She also asked him to send a message to the Syrian government to release all prisoners of concern.

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