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‘“I think there are a lot of things we could do covertly in terms of supplying weapons, supplying … helping people in the region supply advisors,” Gingrich said on Sunday.

“I don’t think you need to use American troops, but you do need to communicate that those, who are opposed to Assad will get the kind of support they need in order to defeat him,” he added.

His remarks come shortly after US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton pledged to strengthen the existing sanctions against the Syrian government after Russia and China used their veto power to block an anti-Syria resolution in the UN Security Council on Saturday.



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