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Obama holds out over Syria air strikes at G20 summit

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By Steve Gutterman and Matt Spetalnick U.S. President Barack Obama defied pressure to abandon plans for air strikes against Syria at a summit on Friday...
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US resolution on Syria strike passes first hurdle in Senate

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By Patricia Zengerle and Khaled Yacoub Oweis U.S. President Barack Obama’s effort to win legislative backing for military strikes against Syria passed its first hurdle...
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Putin ‘does not rule out’ approving Syria strike with evidence Assad used poison gas

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By Thomas Grove Russian President Vladimir Putin said Russia did not rule out approving a military operation in Syria if clear evidence showed Damascus had...