White House: Pressure building on Syria’s Assad

15.11.2011                      18.Cheschwan. 5772

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White House: Pressure building on Syria's Assad

Troops backed by armor kill 20 people in assault on Khirbet Ghazaleh, bordering the Golan Heights.

The White House said on Monday that Syrian President Bashar Assad was increasingly isolated and reiterated Washington's position that he had lost his legitimacy to rule and should go.
"It is clear that the Assad regime is continuing to be isolated, that the political pressure on them is building," said White House spokesman Josh Earnest a day after 40 Syrians were killed in fighting between Assad loyalists and insurgents near the Jordanian border….