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  Kislev 20, 5773 , 04/12/12

U.S. Officials: Preparations for Intervention in Syria

American officials said on Monday that the United States and its allies are preparing for the option of military intervention in order to secure the chemical and biological weapons in Syria.

The officials, who spoke anonymously, claimed that the possibilities for military intervention range from air strikes to targeted raids by military forces in the region. They added that although the U.S. government would prefer not to send military forces into Syria, there is an American special operations team currently training in Jordan.

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