Generally I agree with you. One question, though. After pulling out from Lebanon Hizbollah fired rockets. This could be used to argue that in that one case, at least, the fear was borne out. I still think that it was right to pull out, but some will argue that it's better not to compromise on any occasion because the threat might be real on one of them. Is there a response?
Syrian troops sieze village above rebel-held parts of Aleppo (Reuters)
from the article: The scarecrow
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