Obama says Assad using ‘torture, corruption and terror’ against protesters. By Mustapha Ajbaili

Obama says Assad using ‘torture, corruption and terror’ against protesters. By Mustapha Ajbaili

Al Arabiya And Agencies

Syrian President Bashar Al Assad is using “torture, corruption and terror” to silence pro-democracy demonstrators, US President Barack Obama said on Sunday, vowing to continue to increase pressure on the Syrian regime.

President Obama said he was “appalled” by President Assad’s crackdown on Sunday which activists say killed nearly 140 civilians.

He saluted the Syrian demonstrators as “courageous” and said Syria “will be a better place when a democratic transition goes forward.”

“The reports out of Hama are horrifying and demonstrate the true character of the Syrian regime,” President Obama said in a statement released by the White House.



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Violence is everybody's business! Follow me on Twitter @TurtleWoman777 Master of Psychology - Institute of Transpersonal Psychology, Palo Alto, California MBA Executive - Colorado Technical University Bachelor of Science - Eastern Kentucky University Teaching Certification - University of Phoenix currently working on PhD in Psychology, dissertation on "Altruistic Personality Development as Opposed to the Bystander Effect" Have about a year to go, but took a break because takes hours a day doing research and #FreeSyria needs extra support. I can't focus on school until Syria is Free, then I will go back and finish up PhD. I will finish it, but Human lives are more important, I really do have enough education. :)
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