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Sun Jun 17, 2012, 02:00 PM

McCain: Lack Of US Aid To Syrian Rebels 'Shameful' [View all]

Source: Associated Press

(06-17) 07:14 PDT WASHINGTON, (AP) --

Sen. John McCain says the lack of U.S. aid to Syrian rebels is "shameful," and that helping the opposition would be the biggest blow to Iran in 25 years.

The United States has refused to arm Syrian rebels in part to avoid a proxy fight with Iran and Russia, which back the Syrian government. The crisis in Syria is likely to come up when President Barack Obama meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Mexico on Monday.

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All the Repukes want are wars, wars and more wars.

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