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  אדר 12, 5774 , 12/02/14

U.S. Intelligence Chief Describes Syria as Apocalyptic Disaster

The top U.S. intelligence chief said on Tuesday the war in Syria had created an "apocalyptic disaster," Reuters reports.

According to the report, National Intelligence Director James Clapper was asked by Senator John McCain during a Senate hearing whether he had seen recently published documents that offer evidence that Syrian government officials committed serious war crimes.

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