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Syria: A Chance to Learn the Lessons of Iraq and Afghanistan ?

Paul Reynolds | Posted 13.10.2012 | UK Politics
Paul Reynolds

The Syrian civil conflict could continue for several years - with Russian and Chinese political cover and military facilitation preventing the regime from being physically overrun, but with the majority of the population seeing the regime as illegitimate. The regime could however fall in weeks if there was an 'event' that swept it aside, such as another set of senior-level assassinations or high-level defections.

Syria: Red Cross Declare Civil War

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 15.07.2012 | UK

The Red Cross has declared the situation in Syria a civil war. "We are now talking about a non-international armed conflict in the country," ICRC s...

William Hague Pledges To Increase UN Efforts In Syria

PA | Posted 13.07.2012 | UK

William Hague pledged to redouble efforts to get UN security council action against Bashar Assad's regime today as he condemned the latest massacre in...