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Father: French 15-Year-Olds Travel To Syria For Jihad

Reuters | Posted 03.19.2014 | World

By Julie Rimbert and John Irish TOULOUSE/PARIS, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Two French 15-year-olds have left France to join Islamist militants...

Running Off to War

John Feffer | Posted 01.24.2014 | World
John Feffer

I wish the non-violent movement in Syria had succeeded in displacing Assad. I wish that this struggle against a dictator had not devolved into a bloody civil war and a transnational conflict. I have my doubts about what will come out of the current struggle. But I also resist the narrative of the Syrian war as simply a magnet for extremists.