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April 27th, 2014
11:35 AM ET

WH: We still want Assad out

White House Deputy National Security Adviser Tony Blinken says the U.S. has not lost global influence and is still putting pressure on the Assad regime.

"Assad has forfeited any right he has to leading his country. ... There is no way that Syria can find peace and stability with Assad in power."

Filed under: Newsmakers • Syria • Tony Blinken
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