Everyone uses the terrorism-card whether to further their ambitions or to excuse their failures. the CIA created Al Qaida itself to counter the soviets and Mujahedin Khalq to counter Iran, while Gaddafi also blamed al Qaida for his butchering of the Libyans. it seems Assad can no longer improvise any solution.
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from the article: Al-Qaida-linked group says it was behind Damascus bombings