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Syrian Ambassador to the United Nations Bashar Al-Jaafari (left) arrives for the 67th session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters on Sept. 25, 2012. (Associated Press)
Photo by: Mary Altaffer
Syrian Ambassador to the United Nations Bashar Al-Jaafari (left) arrives for the 67th session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters on Sept. 25, 2012. (Associated Press)

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