Clinton Urges Syria Allies to Get on ‘Right Side of History’

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton today urged nations doing business with Syria to “get on the right side of history” and condemn the regime’s violent repression of dissent.

The world should stop buying Syrian oil, Clinton said at the State Department in Washington. She cited a “crescendo of condemnation” of the regime of Bashar al-Assad.

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