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Monday, December 09, 2019

Kerry: Russia To Send U.S. Syria Plan On Tuesday

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WASHINGTON (AFP) – Russia will send the United States details of a proposal to secure Syria’s chemical weapons stockpile later Tuesday, Secretary of State John Kerry said.

The details would come during the “course of the day,” Kerry said, shortly after talking with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. But he insisted that the plan must contain “consequences” if it turns out to be a delaying tactic to avoid U.S. military action.

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons, a novel and a memoir. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

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