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  Tevet 26, 5773 , 08/01/13

Nuland: Assad is Beyond Brutal

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is one of the most brutal actors on the world stage today and his actions against his own people show he is no longer rational, U.S. State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland said on Monday.

"He is beyond brutal. It is inhumane what he has done to his own people," Nuland  told journalists, according to AFP.

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