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    • newageblues
    • 24.08.13 | 05:39 (IDT)

    Butcher Assad could have negotiated with the democratic opposition when this started, and Al Qaeda types never would have gotten established in Syria. If Assad and his clique could only understand that this isn't all about them, it's still possible to set up a government of national reconciliation that the overwhelming majority of Syrians would support, and that would have the withdrawal of foreign jihadis as a primary mission.

    from the article: Initial Western intelligence finds Syrian forces used chemical weapons
    First published 01:42 24.08.13 | Last updated 22:42 23.08.13
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