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McCain blasts US-Russia agreement, it won’t shift momentum

On Tuesday Sen John McCain blasted the agreement reached between the U.S. and Russia for Syria to hand over its chemical weapons, saying that the Obama administration backed into the compromise and that it won’t end the country’s bloody civil war.

“I wish I could see the recent agreement between Russia and the United States to rid the Assad regime of its chemical weapons as major breakthrough,” the Republican senator from Arizona told the Council of Foreign Relations in Washington, D.C. “Unfortunately, I cannot.”

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