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Kerry Meets with Syrian Leader

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Kerry Meets with Syrian Leader

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Kerry Meets with Syrian Leader

Kerry Meets with Syrian Leader

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Sen. John Kerry meets with Syrian President Bashar Assad in Damascus as part of a two-week fact-finding trip in the Middle East. There's evidence that Syria is making some effort to block smugglers and insurgents crossing the border into Iraq. NPR's Jacki Lyden reports.