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Syria: Straining credulity?

Posted by seumasach on March 8, 2012

Alastair Crooke

Asia Times

9th March, 2012

The UN Secretary General was reported on March 3 saying that he had received “grisly reports” that Syrian government forces were arbitrarily executing, imprisoning and torturing people in Homs after retaking control of the Baba Amr district from insurgents. Did he really believe this; or was he just “saying it”?

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