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Syria Diplomats Expelled

LOOK: Syrian Diplomats Pack Their Bags

Posted 05.30.2012 | World

Governments around the world announced on Tuesday that Syrian ambassadors and diplomats are no longer welcome in their countries. On Friday, gunmen...

Russia: Expelling Syrian Diplomats Is Counterproductive

Reuters | Posted 07.30.2012 | World

By Steve Gutterman MOSCOW, May 30 (Reuters) - Russia criticised Western nations on Wednesday for expelling Syrian envoys, calling the ...

Assad at the Tipping Point

Jeffrey Laurenti | Posted 07.29.2012 | World
Jeffrey Laurenti

Two weeks ago the crackdown on peaceful protests at the university in Aleppo triggered a hemorrhage of support for the government. The international reaction to the Houla massacre seems set to accelerate that erosion.