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Missiles on wish list for rebels; U.S. balks

For months, Saudi Arabia and Qatar have been funneling money and small arms to Syria’s rebels but have refused to provide heavier weapons, like shoulder-fired missiles, that could allow opposition fighters to bring down government aircraft, take out armored vehicles and turn the war’s tide.

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  • Headline: Missiles on wish list for rebels; U.S. balks
  • Publication: Front Section, Pages 1 on 10/07/2012
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