September 8, 2013

Syria Blows a Region-Wide Political Crater

Doug Saunders, Globe and Mail

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The damage is region-wide. Bashar al-Assad’s senseless war has not just ruined millions of lives; it has destroyed the longstanding ambitions of the Arab, Persian and Turkish leaders who have pinned their ideological fortunes to stability in Damascus. Things will never again be the same.

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TAGGED: Syria, Middle East, Lebanon, Iraq, Hezbollah, Turkey, Kurds, Jordan


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