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Romney’s Bad Syria Plan

Mitt Romney has a not-so-cunning plan for intervening in Syria: But in Syria, with Assad in trouble, we need to communicate to the Alawites, his friends, his ethnic group, to say, look, you have a future if you’ll abandon that guy Assad. We need to work with — with Saudi Arabia and with Turkey to [...]
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Mitt Romney takes aim at Obama and Hillary Clinton in new speech

News : The Raw Story (3 hours ago)

Republican Mitt Romney, considering whether to run for president a third time, on Wednesday will take aim at President Barack Obama’s handling of foreign policy and by extension, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, the leadin... Read Post

Why Do So Many Syrians Defend Assad?

News : The Daily Beast (2 years ago)

Harold Rhodes explains why the Alawites, a long persecuted Syrian minority group, have good reason to fear a Syria without the protective power of the Assad regime. Read Post

Syria's Alawite activists stuck in the middle

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

Despite fears of sectarianism if the regime falls, some in the Alawite minority are speaking out against Assad. Journalist Nir Rosen recently spent two months in Syria. As well as meeting members of various communities across the co... Read Post

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