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Peace activists opposed to American intervention in Syria, gather on a street corner at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Sept. 9, 2013. As Congress returns to work from August recess, President Obama is seeking authorization from Congress for a military strike against Syria in response to the use of chemical weapons in the civil war there. (Associated Press)
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Peace activists opposed to American intervention in Syria, gather on a street corner at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Sept. 9, 2013. As Congress returns to work from August recess, President Obama is seeking authorization from Congress for a military strike against Syria in response to the use of chemical weapons in the civil war there. (Associated Press)

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