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Gainesville Peace Rally Attracts Students, Veterans To Oppose Attack On Syria

By on September 6th, 2013

Students and veterans rally for the second time this week at the University of Florida, demanding peace and the deferral of U.S. military force in the Syrian conflict.

WUFT News gathered interviews and gathered reactions from social media.

http://storify.com/KeranBillaud/uf-peace-rally-attracts-students-veterans


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