Obama considers new Syrian sanctions

Monday, 25 April 2011

The Hill

The White House is considering new sanctions against Syria amid a crackdown by that country's government against pro-democracy demonstrators.

… Few if any U.S. companies are still doing business with Syria, which could put a limit on the effect of any U.S. sanctions, said Bill Reinsch, president of the National Foreign Trade Council. "For the most part, companies doing business there pretty much unilaterally decided to get out," he said.

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