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The Truth about Syria

Obama Administration Appears to be Drifting towards Cooperation with the Syrian Government, but…

September 24, 2015 No. 16 Bryen: “Getting Serious about Syria: a Deal is Urgently Needed” Bradley: “Putin and Assad Have Made Fools of the West” Larison: “The Utter Folly of Arming the Syrian Opposition” Idiz: “Kerry’s remarks on Syria trouble Turkey” The Truth about Syria is a publication of the …

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Obama Administration Weighs Whether to Double Down on Failed Syria Policy or to Cooperate with Assad against the IS

September 17, 2015 No. 15 Syria’s Bashar al-Assad Blames West for Refugee Crisis – but Offers Cooperation against the IS The Pentagon Just Spent $41 Million to Train ‘Four or Five’ Syrian Fighters U.S. training helped mold top Islamic State military commander The Truth about Syria is a publication of …

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The Truth about Syria, No. 14, Sept. 10, 2015: “Migrant Crisis, Russian Supplies to Damascus Hyped to Derail Diplomatic Solution to Syrian Conflict”

September 10, 2015 No. 14 The Truth about Syria is a publication of the Syrian American Will Association (SAWA) as part of our mission to bring to U.S. policymakers, the media, and the general public a better understanding of the true situation in Syria. In this edition of The Truth about …

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The Truth about Syria, No. 13, Sept. 2, 2015: “Assessing Egypt’s Tilt toward Damascus and Turkey’s Support for the ‘Islamic State'; Ordinary Syrians Take Up Arms in Self-Defense”

Egypt sends Assad secret arms aid, including missiles, with Russian funding How Turkey Plays the War on Terror: Helping ISIS Syria’s Lords of War: ‘We are fighting for all of Syria’ The Truth about Syria is a publication of the Syrian American Will Association (SAWA) as part of our mission to …

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The Truth about Syria, No. 12, August 19, 2015: “U.N Security Council Approves Path Forward for Syria: Condemns IS & Al-Qaeda Terrorists, No Mention of Assad Step-Down”

No. 12 Alarmed by Continuing Syria Crisis, Security Council Affirms Its Support for Moving Political Solution Forward Allam: Warnings of jihadists among Syria’s rebels came early, were ignored ISIS beheads Palmyra antiquities expert and displays his mutilated body in the centre of the historic city after he refused to reveal …

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The Truth about Syria, No. 11, August 11, 2015: “SAWA Calls for ‘Thoroughgoing Reevaluation’ of America’s Syria Policy as U.S. and Allies’ Links to Terrorists Exposed”

August 11, 2015 No. 11 SAWA Chairman writes to new U.S. Special Envoy for Syria to urge a “thoroughgoing reevaluation of American policy goals and means of achieving them” Ankara warms to idea of political solution in Syria: “Ankara and Damascus will eventually find themselves on the same side” Former …

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The Truth about Syria, No. 10, August 5, 2015: “Signs of Syria Peace Deal amid U.S. Pledge to Defend Pentagon-Trained Force”

August 5, 2015 No. 10 Col. Richard H. Black (ret.), Virginia state senator, 13th District:  Army of Conquest Threatens Western Civilization Syria security chief in talks with Riyadh: report Russia Seeks Coalition on Islamic State While It Backs Assad US warning to Syria army met with scepticism in Damascus Inside …

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The Truth about Syria, No. 9, July 27, 2015: “Shift in Favor of Syrian Government Accelerates”

July 27, 2015 No. 9 Army, Kurds advance against IS in Syria’s Hasakeh Syria sees West easing tough stance after Iran deal: Assad aide Turkey Bomb Seen as Syria Blowback Spurs Calls for Policy Change The Truth about Syria is a publication of the Syrian American Will Association (SAWA) as …

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The Truth about Syria, No. 8, July 23, 2015: “Will Regional Shifts Pave Way for Syria Settlement?”

July 23, 2015 No. 8 Buchanan: U.S. has “vested interest” in survival of Assad government, should not ally with al-Qaeda Nusra Front and ISIS Turkey Bomb Seen as Syria Blowback Spurs Calls for Policy Change The Truth about Syria is a publication of the Syrian American Will Association (SAWA) as …

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The Truth about Syria, No. 7, July 8, 2015: “The Main Foe of ISIS: the Syrian Army”

July 8, 2015 No. 7 Slaughter in the Roman amphitheatre: Horrific moment ISIS child executioners brutally shoot dead 25 Syrian soldiers in front of bloodthirsty crowds at ancient Palmyra ruin Syrian government forces advance on last opposition-held town in Qalamoun The Truth about Syria is a publication of the Syrian …

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