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Syria in a bad way

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in response to reader comment: Neither The Bloodbath Nor The Oppression-Tne Hope For The Self-Consciousness and Common Sense of Syrian Public

Submitted by Peter Herz (United States), Dec 29, 2012 at 18:55

It also appears from a number of online sources that Syria's rebels are squeezing the country's Christian minority. I can't say that I have any great admiration for the Assad regime, but I am nauseated by our major media and the Obama administration telling us that this conflict reflects "democratization".

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Alawis and the current migrants crisis [36 words]
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Maurice TremblaySep 16, 2015 09:07225066
Has Asad stemmed the tide? For how long? [46 words]John in Michigan, USAJul 28, 2013 01:44208571
1May God Help Alawis [12 words]Farouq OmaroApr 17, 2012 10:09195126
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alawi controls [27 words]joeboxApr 5, 2011 03:54183908
1Make me into a Farse-A game show on CNN [173 words]Jay1Apr 6, 2011 23:57183908
1Neither The Bloodbath Nor The Oppression-Tne Hope For The Self-Consciousness and Common Sense of Syrian Public [193 words]Murat YumluApr 9, 2011 18:36183908
Syria in a bad way [50 words]Peter HerzDec 29, 2012 18:55183908
Democracy in the Muslim World [79 words]Ilbert PhillipsApr 5, 2011 00:24183901
On Syria [43 words]K P FabianApr 29, 2017 06:57183901

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