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Fri Jan 18, 2013, 01:59 AM

Russia slams US for blaming Syria regime for blasts

Source: AFP

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Thursday hit out at the United States for "blasphemous" accusations blaming this week's blasts in the city of Aleppo on the Syrian regime.

"Yesterday I saw a semi-neutral report on CNN that it was not ruled out that this terrorist act had been staged by the government forces themselves," Lavrov said in the Tajik capital Dushanbe.

"I cannot imagine anything more blasphemous."

Earlier this week two blasts tore through an Aleppo campus while students were writing exams, killing at least 87 people. No one has claimed responsibility for the blasts but the government and rebels have blamed each other.

Read more: http://www.france24.com/en/20130117-russia-slams-us-blaming-syria-regime-blasts

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Fri Jan 18, 2013, 03:55 AM

1. I... don't think that's the right adjective

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Fri Jan 18, 2013, 10:03 AM

2. Assad got promoted from dictator to deity, apparently. nt

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