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July 9, 2014 2:19 PM

Treasury hits firms tied to Syrian regime

Ratcheting up pressure on the Syrian government, the U.S. Treasury Department Wednesday announced sanctions against two Syrian firms and one in the United Arab Emirates that are allegedly linked to the regime’s weapons programs.

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