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Assad warns the US over strikes

Syria's president said he is prepared for American military action but warned "this war is against US interests" and that there will be retaliation. In an interview with CBS News, he told the US to present proof that he was behind the chemical attack

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Assad: 'Expect everything' if US attacks Syria

Asked what the American people should expect if the US attacks Syria, president Assad said "it is difficult for anyone to tell you what is going to happen."

"It's an area where everything is on the brink of explosion," he said in an interview with CBS This Morning, referring to instability and terrorist groups in the region.

"You have to expect everything."

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