August 29, 2012
Syria's Rebels Cannot Be Trusted
Con Coughlin, Daily Telegraph
Apart from the fact the opposition is deeply divided, its most effective elements - namely those fighting in Syria - are closely associated with hard-line Islamist groups, and are therefore unlikely to provide the kind of alternative vision for Syria that would appeal to the West.
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