September 30, 2013
Alawites, Ethnic Cleansing & Syria's Future
Franck Salameh, The National Interest
The Associated Press
Whatever the outcome of the current Syrian crisis, the sectarian killings that have been raging for the past two and a half years, and which might have reached new paroxysms of savagery in August 2013, all bear the telltale markings of ethnic cleansing, impending fragmentation, and ultimately the Balkanization of a country formerly known as Syria.
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