Syria, Iran and Belarus hit with EU sanctions

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The European Union has hit Syria's leadership with sanctions in a bid to end the on-going brutal crackdown against anti-government protests. Hundreds of protesters rallied in Brussels against the regime of President Bashar al-Assad as EU foreign ministers met. The restrictions should see a travel ban and asset freezes for Assad and his entourage. ...