January 8, 2014
Bashar al-Assad's Big 'Anti-Extremist' Con
Daniel Nisman, New York Post
The Associated Press
In the Middle East and around the world, jihadist-jittery governments are increasingly buying into the argument that Bashar al-Assad & Co. have been pushing since the start of Syria’s civil war: A rebel victory will turn Syria into a haven for Islamic extremism and foment instability throughout the region. What they fail to realize is that an Assad victory promises the same.
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