The Iranians are correct: Syria's leadership is up to the Syrian electorate in 2014, and nobody else. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 28.03.13 | 01:18 (IST)

    The "West" has essentially provoked and abetted the bloodshed in Syria, which could have been averted by not supporting the Syrian opposition. It was precisely Western support, in the wake of NATO's Libyan debacle, which provoked the initial crackdowns of the Assad regime. Very quickly, Assad had no choice but to resist accelerating NATO-backed force with his own force.

    from the article: Iran slams Arab League over 'dangerous' move of handing seat to Syria opposition
    First published 14:29 27.03.13 | Last updated 14:29 27.03.13
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