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In Major Reversal, Arab Nations Warming to Syria’s Assad

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He has survived eight years of brutal war, been accused of war crimes and had billions of dollars in money and weapons aimed at toppling him. Now Syrian President Bashar Assad is poised to be readmitted to the fold of Arab nations, the same nations that funded rebel groups he forcefully crushed to quell the uprising against his family’s rule.

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