So typical of Left wing causes around the world where long term considerations are minor. There is an inability or just plain arrogance not think a few steps ahead. The Left love to get behind causes that photograph well and sound good. And don't the Left love to take from those who have put the hard work in, as if they are deserving of something, especially those highly qualified and frustrated universtity graduates who have never held down a real job? They get to influence the world because of the Dr. or Prof. behind their name. And what makes the decision about 443 all that more deadly is that those who push for overly democaratic ways do not believe that there is a regional conflict going on. When the war is over, lets open 443. Until then stop trying to please the radicals around the world.
Western-backed Syrian rebels say kill foreign Islamic State (Reuters)
from the article: Appeasing high risk groups can prove deadly