(BBC) Hillary Clinton condemns attack on US envoy in Syria

Posted by Kendall Harmon

The US secretary of state has condemned an attack on US ambassador Robert Ford after he was pelted with eggs by Syrian president supporters in Damascus.

Hillary Clinton said it was "wholly unjustified" and urged Syria to protect diplomatic staff.

Eggs and tomatoes were hurled at Mr Ford as he met an opposition figure.

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Posted September 29, 2011 at 7:06 pm [Printer Friendly] [Print w/ comments]

1. robroy wrote:

And why, pray tell, did Obama and Hillary decide to restart diplomacy with the Syrians anyway? A horrible decision.

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