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Syria crisis: 'The British aren't coming' - US media

30 August 2013 Last updated at 15:53 BST

Despite UK MPs blocking British involvement in Syria, US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel said that Washington would continue to seek a coalition.

While the Obama administration plays down the result of Thursday night's vote in the Commons, it made the front pages of US newspapers.

The New York Daily News carried "The British aren't coming" as its headline.

David Willis reports from Washington.

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