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EU freezes Syrian central bank assets

28.02.12 @ 10:05

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The EU froze assets held by the Syrian central bank on Monday in a bid to stop the violence by the regime against its own people. “As long as the repression continues, the EU will keep imposing sanctions,” said European foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton.

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