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Obama administration drums up Syria support

US President faces daunting task to convince Congress, as majority of Americans oppose intervention.

Last Modified: 09 Sep 2013 05:46
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The US President, Barack Obama, faces the daunting task of trying to convince politicians returning from summer holidays to agree to on his plans for military strikes on Syria.

But a majority of Americans still believe the US should not intervene in Syria. 

Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports from Washington.

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