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August 30, 2013 11:00 pm

Kerry: U.S. Knows Assad Killed 1,429 Syrians

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Times of Israel – US Secretary of State John Kerry delivered a passionate statement on the situation in Syria Friday, accusing the Bashar Assad regime of committing a crime against humanity in last week’s chemical weapons attack on the suburbs of Damascus, and saying it had to be held accountable.

He cited evidence from “thousands of sources” that went into a US intelligence report released as he was speaking. He said America was certain that the Assad regime had carried out the attack, which he said killed 1,429 Syrians.

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