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  Tamuz 8, 5772 , 28/06/12

US: Al-Assad Responsible for Growing Damascus Violence

The State Department of the United States said, Thursday, that Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad of Syria could stop the deterioration of the situation in Damascus if he instructed his troops to return to their bases and created conditions for a cease fire.

Syrian opposition sources reported that the number of killed in clashes between security forces and demonstrators, most of them in the Damascus area. They said Syrian helicopters were attacking rebel positions in the capital.

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