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Obama Concerned Assad Will Be Replaced with Extremists

Posted By admin On March 24, 2013 @ 8:35 am In Tile,World News | Comments Disabled

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Fred Lucas
CNS News [1]
March 24, 2013

President Barack Obama repeated his call for regime change in Syria, but stressed he does not want to see Syrian President Bashar Assad replaced by another despot.

“What I am confident about is ultimately what the people of Syria are looking for is not replacing oppression with a new form of oppression,” Obama said Friday during a joint press conference with Jordan King Abdullah II in Amman, Jordan.

“What they’re looking for is replacing oppression with freedom and opportunity and democracy and the capacity to live together and build together, and that’s what we have to begin planning for now, understanding that it is going to be difficult,” he added.

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